California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, USA

Sacramento, USA

  • 1947

  • 1.0%

    International Students
  • 21

    No. of Programs
  • 55

    US News
  • NO

  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

California State University - Sacramento, founded in 1947, is popularly known as the Sacramento State University. In 2004, the university re-branded as Sac State for short. It is a part of the California State University System, which comprises 23 public research universities in the California State. Every year, students from across the globe get enrolled in various degree programmes making it the 2nd most diverse universities in the Western U.S. Sacramento State also ranks among top U.S. colleges in Money Magazine.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The 300-acre campus of CSU Sacramento, provides all the facilities and aids to its students. Engineering, Science & Technology and Liberal Art courses are the popular choices among all the Indian Students. The university offers 151 Bachelor courses and 69 Postgraduate Courses. 
The academic staff of 1,771 allows the university to deliver the best education within the state to all students enrolled in bachelor’s and master’s programmes. Over a period of time, the numbers of applications received by the university has seen a magnificent increase. Every year, Sac State enrols 750 International students from 80 countries among which around 160 students are from India.

Accomplishments & Alumni

Sacramento State is known to award and recognise its Alumni each year since 1972. The alumni who are associated with the university and mark a significant milestone in the field of education through their contribution to the university and wider community are honoured by the university. In 2020, seven people achieved high levels of excellence in various fields. CSU Sacramento is consistently ranked among the best campuses and is named as one of the 'greenest' campuses in the world. The research work at the university is conducted in more than 30 research and community service centers on campus. It includes the Institute for Social Research, Center for California Studies, the Center for Collaborative Policy, the Center for Small Business, and the Office of Water Programs.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

With an acceptance rate of more than 71%, California State University Sacramento has become a leading choice for all study abroad students, planning to pursue higher education from the USA. Approximately 13% of total students at  Sac State are international students at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Cultural events, Inter-disciplinary competitions, sports events and multiple other activities are conducted to help international students from different countries bond with each other. 

COVID-19 Response 

California State University Sacramento has decided to offer most of its courses in virtual mode with few exceptions. The university is not only actively involved in offering the quality educational experience to students through remote locations but they are also addressing the emotional and mental health of every member of the university in these adverse situations.

Campus housing facilities are available for a limited number of students, only on request and with safety measures and precautions. Individuals are allowed to enter campus only if it is necessary and if one follows all safety rules.

Any student who needs assistance in getting connected with the virtual platforms to access online classes can connect with the concerned department. Details of class schedule is published on the official website and the sa


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Campus Location

California State University Sacramento

6000 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819, United States | (916) 278 - 6011 |

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Admissions open for 2020

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