About California State University, Dominguez Hills
On Campus Housing
California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is a public not-for-profit institution located in Carson, California. The university was established in the year 1960. The CSUDH is a part of the California State University (CSU) system.
The institute was formerly known as the South Bay State College (1960-1962). The main motto of the university is “Vox Veritas Vita” which means “Voice, Truth, Life”. The University emphasizes on providing quality education to its students and help them to build a good future.
The mission of the university is to provide education, scholarship and service that are, by design, accessible and transformative. The university works on values and their core values are Accountability, Collaboration, Continuous learning, Rigorous Standards, Respect, Responsiveness. CSUDH has a very good environment for the students and is one of the most ethnically and economically diverse universities in the western United States.
The institution offers 46 majors in bachelor’s, 23 different master’s, a variety of single, multi-subject and specialized teaching credentials and a number of undergraduate, graduate and post-baccalaureate certificate programs within its five colleges: College of Arts and Humanities, College of Business Administration and Public Policy, College of Extended and International Education, College of Health, Human Services and Nursing, and College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences.
Currently, there are 16,732 students enrolled in different programs offered by the university. The university is holding the best and expert faculties to help and teach the students in different programs and degrees. The student-faculty ratio is 25:1.
Calufornia State University Accreditation
CSUDH is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC); is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is nationally accredited in business administration, chemistry, clinical sciences (cytotechnology, medical technology), computer science, education, health science.
CSUDH is consistently ranked nationally as a top degree producer for minority students, including graduating more African American students than any public university in California. There are other rankings also which the university holds which are given below-
72 in Regional Universities West.
12 in Best Undergraduate Teaching.
24 in Top Performers on Social Mobility.
33 in Top Public Schools.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
The CSU makes every effort to keep student costs to a minimum. Fees listed in published schedules or student accounts may need to be increased when public funding is inadequate. Therefore, CSU must reserve the right, even after fees are initially charged or initial fee payments are made, to increase or modify any listed fees.
The CSUDH has a nominal fee structure and is affordable. The fee structure may slightly vary according to different programs offered by the university.
The average annual cost to attend California State University is $5,742 while the net price comes to $4,533. In addition to this, the cost for books and supplies and other fees is $1,900 and $1,200 respectively. The other costs include room and board $12,450, budget for other expenses is $2,340.
The Total One Year Cost is approximately $23,722.
Applicants can go through the official website or The College Monk's tuition page by clicking below for more details and accurate cost to attend on the basis of the program you choose.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$54,533 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At CSUDH, $13,043 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At California State University-Dominguez Hills, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the university offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 38% male and 62% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Financial considerations are important and in addition to scholarships, many other types of Financial Aid are available to CSUDH students, including grants, loans, and the work-study program.
The university constantly works on helping those are not able to pay off the fees and need any kind of financial assistance. CSUDH offer Federal Pell grants, State University grants, TEACH grants and loans also such as Private education loans and many more.
The student will need to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to apply for Federal Student Aid. The student’s actual eligibility amounts will be determined from the information reported on the FAFSA.
CSUDH federal school code is 001141.
The average financial aid students receive every year is $9,952 while a candidate would receive $9,952 as a gift aid, $4,916, $2,194, and $5,447 as federal grants, state aid, and institutional grants.
California State University, Dominguez Hills Financial Aid Office
Financial Aid Office
Welch Hall B-250
1000 East Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747
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Telephone - (310) 243-3691