General Information for Vendors

California State University, Chico has a licensing program, which includes a 10% royalty fee.

Athletic Marks
The current athletic marks for CSU, Chico, as seen here, are available for use through a separate licensing program currently managed by Strategic Marketing Affiliates. If you would like more information on this program, please contact Mitch Cox, Associate Director for Intercollegiate Athletics at

University Marks
We can provide camera-ready artwork and instructions for its use when we have completed the license agreement process with your company. Please note that all artwork must be approved by the University's Creative Director prior to the manufacture of the product. You may email your design to

A sample royalty report form will be sent to you for your convenience. You may make copies for future use. Also note that even though your company may not have sold California State University, Chico licensed goods during a particular sales period, you must send us a report for each quarter. The quarterly dates are as follows:

Quarterly Dates                                                       Report Due

First Quarter, reporting for Jan., Feb., Mar.               April 30

Second Quarter, reporting for Apr., May, June           July 30

Third Quarter, reporting for July, Aug., Sept.             October 30

Fourth Quarter, reporting for Oct., Nov., Dec.           January 30

All royalty checks are to be made payable to the Research Foundation.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact us at or 530-898-5201.  We look forward to having you as a licensing partner.