Student Transition And Retention Center


Temporary Virtual Services 

The physical office for the STAR Center is closed until further notice. We are updating our website to better serve you. Please email us at We're here to help! For questions regarding academic advising, academic coaching, or appointment availability outside those posted below, please reach out to Anna Flores, Advising Coordinator for the STAR Center at

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The 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.

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.

Join us for Building a Semester of Resilience!

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