California State University, Chico has been building a reputation for high-quality, high-value education for more than 130 years. Better known as Chico State, we are a Hispanic-Serving Institution that offers more than 100 degrees in undergraduate and graduate studies.
We are unique among the CSU system for our high graduation rates and beautiful campus, as well as our dedicated faculty and friendly community who offer a personal touch that really makes students feel at home.
Main Campus – 132 acres
University Farm – 800 acres
Ecological Reserves – 4043 acres
At California State University–Chico, 64% of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid.