At California State University, Dominguez Hills, we are building a better future for each other, our communities, and all of California. We're proud of our responsibility to help grow and foster the next generation of leaders. Each and every Toro is unique in pursuit and personality, but all are united in their drive to make a difference and give back. Unlock your full potential at CSUDH.

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Accepting Fall 2022 applications through January 15, 2022.
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If you are returning to CSUDH after an absence of two or more semesters, please visit the Returning Students page.
We've gathered information to help counselors advise students about CSUDH admission criteria and procedures, financial aid, and more on our Counselor page.

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Toro Welcome and Information Center

The Center is an in-person and virtual welcoming space for visitors and the campus community. Current and prospective students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members are encouraged to access this service hub to ask questions about CSUDH or to locate specific services or personnel on campus, using in-person, online, telephone, or email options. Virtual services are staffed by representatives who answer questions during hours of operation.

In-Person Location and Hours: James L. Welch Hall (WH) 245, Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. View the campus map [PDF].

Virtual Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. by phone (310) 243-2888, email at, or Ask Teddy (select "Connect with an Agent," then select the "Toro Welcome and Information Center"). A live agent is available during the virtual hours of operation.

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A transformative education in the heart of the South Bay.

Strategically located in the dynamic South Bay, CSUDH epitomizes the modern urban university. By living and studying in one of the world's most vibrant and diverse cities, you will have access to people, places, and experiences found nowhere else.

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Learn more about campus life at CSUDH.

Learn more about our six colleges.
Discover the possibilities with our majors and programs.

CSUDH offers a wide selection of outstanding degrees that reflect today's in-demand fields. Our degree programs offer a well-rounded curriculum that combines rigorous academics with a practical education.

See how we measure student success.

Icon: 16:1 student to faculty ratio
Icon with text: 53 undergraduate majors
Icon: $6,120 more per year earned with a CSUDH degree
Icon: 55% of students are first-generation
Icon: 86% of students are students of color
Icon: 15,873 undergraduate students, 1,890 graduate students
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Icon: 100,000+ alumni
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Icon: 82% of students receive some form of financial assistance.
Icon: $170 million total aid disbursed.
Icon: 90% of students' tuition & fees are covered by grants and scholarships.