Office of the President

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.

Please click here to view of a portrait of CSU, Chico.

For information on the Presidential Inauguration click here.


Lang selected as VP for Student Affairs

Dr. Milton Lang has been selected as the Vice President for Student Affairs after a nationwide search. Dr. Lang will begin his position on January 16, 2018. More...

VPBF Selected

Mr. Robbi Stivers has been selected as the Vice President for Business and Finance. More...

Larson selected as Provost

Dr. Debra Larson has accepted the position of Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs after a nationwide search. Dr. Larson will begin her position on March 1, 2017. More...