California State University, Northridge (CSUN)

Northridge, CA

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California State University, Northridge

California State University, Northridge

CSUN Housing

  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Meal Service
  • Sorority Housing
  • Fraternity Housing
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Other: Off campus housing available.
Room & Board Expenses $12,404
Living On-Campus 10%
Living Off-Campus 90%

CSUN Ratings & Reviews

Overall College Life Rating:

Rated 3.5 of 5 Stars 28 Reviews

39% of students gave California State University, Northridge 4 stars in College Life.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2018

College Life Rating

The location is in the San Fernando Valley, which is only a short car ride away from downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, and beaches. There are a number of eateries on campus and the businesses surrounding the campus are plentiful. Campus housing is constantly expanding and improving. There are multiple opportunities to get involved on campus, with various events happening throughout the year and student clubs/organizations that you can join. Using CSUN's online page "MataSync" I am always able to find out what events are happening on campus. I have yet to attend a sporting event and couldn't tell you where to go to find a schedule of games, but know of a few people who like our basketball team. While there doesn't seem to be much crime, there is a large police presence on campus, so you feel a little more safe. I live off campus so I cannot speak to evening or weekend activities on or around campus.


Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

College Life Rating

Students here in CSUNare friendly. In our department, we encourage everyone to participate and get involved. I am part of Kinesiology Majors Club and my job is to inform the students of different opportunities and help them get involved. We encourage them to not wait for opportunities and instead make them.


CSUN Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline
(818) 677-2111
Medical Center Emergency Department
(818) 885-8500
Campus Police
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330-8282

CSUN Athletics

Quick Facts
Team Mascot: Matadors
School Song: Matador Alma Mater
School Colors: red, black, and white
Official Athletics Site: gomatadors.cstv.com
Athletic Facilities basketball, tennis and volleyball courts; soccer field, track
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA
Basketball: Big West Conference
Baseball: Big West Conference
Track: Big West Conference

Athletics Department at California State University, Northridge

Athletic Director Name
Rick Mazzuto
Athletic Department Email
rick.mazzuto@csuw.edu
Athletic Department Address
Director of Athletics, Richard M. Dull, California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff Stre

CSUN Student Organizations

Military Programs
ROTC Army

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Radio Station

CSUN Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship Placement
  • Career / Job Search Classes
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Other: alcohol/substance abuse and financial aid.

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Recording Devices
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Braille Services
  • Talking Books
  • Other: application assistance, academic coaching and skills enhancement, job placement services.

Other Services at California State University, Northridge

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • On-Campus Child Care
  • Library on Campus
  • Women’s Center

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