CSU Fresno is on a 1,399-acre campus in the urban setting of Fresno, California.
There are many activities and organizations for CSU Fresno students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? CSU Fresno has fraternities and sororities.
CSU Fresno students' favorite campus events are Vintage Days, Welcome Week and Commencement.
This table offers information on housing at CSU Fresno.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||No special consideration for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||4.8%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||95.2%|
CSU Fresno offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.
Most CSU Fresno students live off campus. In 2022, 4.8% of undergrads at CSU Fresno lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 95.2% of students lived off-campus or commuted to CSU Fresno. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
CSU Fresno offers coed housing.
At CSU Fresno there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at CSU Fresno:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
California State University, Fresno is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The CSU Fresno campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
CSU Fresno offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit CSU Fresno, take Highway 168 to Fresno, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Fresno Air Terminal airport.
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Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore CSU Fresno's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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