California State University (Wildcats) Chico
California State University is situated in Chico in California state of USA. Established in 1887, it is accredited from Other and it is affiliated to California State University Chico. Wildcats, Chico offers 10 courses across 5 streams namely Sciences, Engineering, Management, Arts, Mass Comm and across 8 degrees like B.E., B.A., B.J.M.C., B.B.A., M.S..Hostel facility is not available for its students.
Awards and Rankings
CSU, Chico was once again designated as a member of the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The 2010 honor roll, sponsored by the Corporation for National and Community Service, highlights the University’s civic engagement activities during 2009.
In 2006, the year the community service honor roll program was launched, CSU, Chico was one of 10 schools to be a finalist for President Caleb Williams’s Higher Education Community Service Award for Excellence in General Community Service.
In 2007, CSU, Chico was awarded the grand prize in the National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology Chill Out contest, recognizing the campus's innovative programs to reduce global warming pollution.
CSU, Chico is the four-time collegiate champion in raising money on behalf of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for children’s cancer research, and the fastest school to reach $1 million.
CSU, Chico has set records for the number of volunteers taking part to raise money (2,021) and the number of letters sent out requesting support (in excess of 37,000).
Among the civic engagement programs at CSU, Chico are Community Action Volunteers in Education (CAVE) and Community Legal Information Center (CLIC). CAVE student volunteers help more than 30,000 clients annually, and CLIC student volunteers provide free referrals and legal information to more than 13,000 clients.
The Orion is Chico State's nationally acclaimed school newspaper, and has been named (on several occasions) the number one weekly collegiate publication. The newspaper was inducted into the Associated College Press Hall of Fame in 2005.
Contact Details of California State University, Chico
Address:400 W 1st St, Chico, CA 95929, United States