The Comparative View allows you to view specific information for each of the California State University campuses. You may click on any of the headings to sort the information for that category. The information may be sorted from highest to lowest or lowest to highest by clicking on the arrow at the side of the column you are on.
Location: The geographic region where the campus is located within the state of California.
Setting: The type of area where the campus is located such as large city or town.
Fees only: Total fees for a California resident to attend the campus full time for one full academic year, including the CSU State University Fee and required campus-based fees. Students not classified as California residents must pay an additional $339 per semester unit ($226 per quarter unit).
Est. total cost living on campus: The total estimated costs to attend a campus full time for one full academic year, including fees, books and supplies, food and housing, transportation, and personal expenses. Students not classified as California residents must pay an additional $339 per semester unit ($226 per quarter unit).
Total enrollment: The total number of students (graduate and undergraduate) enrolled at the campus.
On-Campus housing: Indicates whether or not college-owned or -operated housing is available to undergraudates.
Est. total cost
living on campus
|CSU Monterey Bay||Central California||Large Town||$4,721||$18,591||7,102|
|CSU Long Beach||Southern California||Small/Medium City||$4,810||$20,675||36,809|
|Cal Poly Pomona||Southern California||Large Town||$4,812||$18,609||23,717|
|CSU Los Angeles||Southern California||Major City||$4,847||$19,610||24,488|
|CSU Dominguez Hills||Southern California||Large Town||$4,849||$20,197||14,635|
|CSU Fullerton||Southern California||Small/Medium City||$4,866||$20,018||38,948|
|CSU Fresno||Central California||Small/Medium City||$4,878||$20,796||24,136|
|San Francisco State University||Northern California||Major City||$5,014||$23,476||30,256|
|CSU San Bernardino||Southern California||Small/Medium City||$5,049||$19,683||20,024|
|CSU Northridge||Southern California||Major City||$5,076||$22,931||40,131|
|CSU Channel Islands||Southern California||Large Town||$5,085||$22,209||6,700|
|CSU East Bay||Northern California||Major City||$5,091||$21,815||15,528|
|CSU San Marcos||Southern California||Large Town||$5,124||$21,478||12,150|
|CSU Sacramento||Northern California||Major City||$5,194||$21,772||30,284|
|San Diego State University||Southern California||Major City||$5,206||$22,306||34,254|
|Cal Maritime||Northern California||Large Town||$5,294||$20,812||1,149|
|CSU Stanislaus||Central California||Large Town||$5,302||$19,142||9,045|
|CSU Bakersfield||Southern California||Major City||$5,341||$17,983||9,225|
|San Jose State University||Central California||Major City||$5,370||$21,586||32,773|
|Sonoma State University||Northern California||Large Town||$5,580||$21,808||9,350|
|CSU Chico||Northern California||Small/Medium City||$5,620||$21,642||17,220|
|Humboldt State University||Northern California||Small Town||$5,755||$20,995||8,790|
|Cal Poly San Luis Obispo||Central California||Large Town||$6,780||$28,864||20,944|
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