California State University-Los Angeles

#26 in Federal Region IX

  • Public4 Years (or High)Los Angeles, CADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree27,827 Students63.70 % Acceptance Ratio25:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    California State University-Los Angeles is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Los Angeles, California. It has a total enrollment of 27,827 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 25:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 63.70% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio63.70 %
    Admission Yield16.97 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$55
    Graduate Application Fees$55

    The acceptance ratio is 63.70% last year at California State University-Los Angeles where total 35,429 students applied and 22,567 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,639$18,519
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,073$17,577
    On-Campus Living Costs$16,259
    Off-Campus Living Costs$17,476

    The tuition & fees at California State University-Los Angeles, for academic year 2017-2018 is $6,639 for in-state students and $18,519 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $16,259 when living on campus and $17,476 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    California State University-Los Angeles provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at California State University-Los Angeles.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about California State University-Los Angeles

Key Stats for California State University-Los Angeles

Costs of Attendance average in nation

California State University-Los Angeles$18,519
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California$19,392

Admission Chances average in nation


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California53.62%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California68.74%

Student Population small

California State University-Los Angeles27,827
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California990,462

Graduation Rates average in nation


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California53.07%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in California222

Contact Information & Online Resources


California State University-Los Angeles 5151 State University Dr,
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8506
323) 343-3000


California State University-Los Angeles is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission (11/30/1953 - Current).
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