California State University, Fullerton

California State University, Fullerton (CSUF or Cal State Fullerton) is a public university in Fullerton, California. With a total enrollment of more than 41,000, it has the largest student body of the 23-campus California State University (CSU) system, and its graduate student body of more than 5,000 is one of the largest in the CSU and in all of California.[4] As of fall 2016, the school had 2,083 faculty, of which 782 were on the tenure track.[6]

California State University, Fullerton
Former names
Orange County State College
(1959–1962)
Orange State College
(1962–1964)
California State College at Fullerton
(1964–1972)
MottoVox Veritas Vita (Latin)
Motto in English
"Voice, Truth, Life"
TypePublic
Established1957; 65 years ago (1957)[1]
Academic affiliations
California State University system
Endowment$81.7 million (2020)[2]
PresidentFramroze Virjee[3]
Academic staff
2,083 (fall 2016)[citation needed]
Administrative staff
1,589 (fall 2016)[citation needed]
Students41,408 (Fall 2020)[4]
Undergraduates36,330 (Fall 2020)[4]
Postgraduates5,078 (Fall 2020)[4]
Location, ,
United States

33°52′50″N 117°53′07″W
CampusUrban, 236 acres (96 ha)
ColorsNavy blue, white and orange[5]
     
NicknameTitans
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division IBig West
MascotTuffy the Titan
Websitewww.fullerton.edu

The university offers 109 degree programs: 55 undergraduate degrees and 54 graduate degrees, including three doctorates.[7][8][9]

Cal State Fullerton is an Hispanic-serving institution (HSI) and is eligible to be designated as an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander serving institution (AANAPISI).[10] The university is nationally accredited in art, athletic training, business, chemistry, communications, communicative disorders, computer science, dance, engineering, music, nursing, public administration, public health, social work, teacher education and theater. Spending related to CSUF generates an impact of around $2.26 billion to the California and local economy, and sustains nearly 16,000 jobs statewide.[11]

CSUF athletic teams compete in Division I of the NCAA and are collectively known as the CSUF Titans. They compete in the Big West Conference.


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