faculty member lecturing

A hallmark of the Chico Experience is the dedication that faculty have to teaching and to their students. It is a shared experience—one valued by those teaching and those learning. Many faculty spend their entire careers at Chico State, and countless alums attribute their success to the commitment of faculty to inspire and truly care for their students.


staff member with a protective face mask

State Positions

It’s not unusual for staff members to devote their entire career to working at Chico State—because they care deeply for the campus and the community. Such devotion is cited as a core attribute of the Chico Experience—and that support is evident every day. While it can be challenging to find a job at the University, patience and perseverance often result in rewarding opportunities to share in making Chico State a great place to work.

Associated Students

More than 100 career staff are employed by the AS, which is a separate, student-run, auxiliary organization at CSU, Chico.

Research Foundation

The Research Foundation provides human resource services for faculty, staff, and students employed through grants and contracts to the University.


students at a career fair on campus

Many students earn money and valuable experience by working or participating in internships during their college career. There are a variety of positions and career exploration services available throughout the year. investigate the possibilities through the links below.