Office of the President

Office of the President

A Message from Chico State President Gayle Hutchinson

Welcome to California State University, Chico. Founded in 1887, CSU, Chico is one of the oldest post-secondary institutions in California and among the most highly ranked public universities in the West.

I encourage you to explore our home page to discover more about us and our record of distinction in teaching, scholarship, research, and service. I know you will be impressed by what you find and excited about the prospects of joining us.

Above the doors of Kendall Hall, CSU, Chico’s administration building, is the inscription “Today Decides Tomorrow.” We take these words to heart as we focus with optimism and hope on the future while building on the best of our past. So, welcome to Chico State's home on the web and the window to the exciting and vital University it provides.

News and Announcements

State of the University Address
President Hutchinson delivered the 2022 State of the University address via video at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 3.

Chancellor White Memo Regarding Completion of President Hutchinson's Normally Scheduled Review

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