Student Transition And Retention Center

STAR Center

The Student Transition and Retention (STAR) Center exists to provide a place for academic preparation and
support for historically underserved students at CSU, Chico. We strive to provide an atmosphere for
educational collaboration and innovative approaches to enhance student achievement. 

No Academic Advising will be offered for the rest of the Year. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please Contact Academic Advising Programs at 530-898-5712 or by email at

Programs & Services

STAR Center Goals

  • Increase institutional outreach and support for historically underserved students, prioritizing populations not engaged by formal support programs.
  • Provide intentional engagement opportunities to encourage academic success.
  • Foster validation as a means of inspiring agency to improve student persistence and retention.
Financially supported by Associated Students