Public Affairs & Publications

The Office of Public Affairs and Publications, in the Division of University Advancement, is dedicated to telling Chico State story through a variety of mediums.

We also serve as a resource to the rest of CSU, Chico in creating and distributing effective communications. To learn more about how to create your own e-newsletters, news releases, social media sites, and more, see our University Publication Guide.

Learn more about what we do and meet our staff.


Emergency Response Memos

On the morning of Sept. 6, 2016, California State University, Chico issued an emergency notification regarding a Chico Police Department report of a possible threat near campus. The threat was unsubstantiated and an "all clear" message was later sent. In response to queries regarding this incident and the University's emergency policies and procedures, University Police Chief John Feeney and CSU, Chico President Gayle E. Hutchinson issued statements to the campus community.