Office of the President


Welcome to California State University, Dominguez Hills!  On behalf of the faculty and staff, I am delighted that you chose our amazing campus as the place to pursue your education. I know you will soon discover what I already know, that this University is a gem in the California State University system because we are a community committed to your success.


We take pride knowing that we offer high caliber academic programs taught by knowledgeable faculty well-respected in their fields and committed to student success. Faculty members at CSU Dominguez Hills are accessible to students like no others, and actively engage undergraduate and graduate students in research opportunities. I encourage you to seize opportunities to work with your professors and enhance your educational experience here. I also advise you to get involved in campus life, as doing so will help you develop your interests and expand your horizons. You will find information in this catalog about the various student organizations and the recreational, cultural and community engagement activities offered on campus. 


You join CSU Dominguez Hills at a special time in our history. In 2010, we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of our founding. Over 75,000 graduates hold a degree from CSU Dominguez Hills. They are making professional, political and civic contributions to this region, as well as to many communities across the country.  


I can confidently say that your time at CSU Dominguez Hills will be transformative. Upon completing your education at CSU Dominguez Hills, the knowledge you will gain and the experiences you will have will greatly prepare you to become a leader in this global society. I look forward to celebrating your success and extending a warm welcome to you personally over the coming years.




Mildred García, Ed.D.