About Sonoma State University

Sonoma State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Rohnert Park, California. Sonoma State University ranked 61st in California Colleges and 24th in Federal Region IX.
It has a total enrollment of 8,018 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at Sonoma State University is 89.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Sonoma State University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
Address1801 E Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609
Admission Information
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Aidwww.sonoma.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.sonoma.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.sonoma.edu/dss/
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Sonoma State University is 89.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 11.00%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $55 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate89.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)11.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at Sonoma State University is $7,988 for California residents and $19,868 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,422 for California residents and $18,926 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,988$19,868
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,422$18,926
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,018 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 7,382 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Sonoma State has 7,255 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 763 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,018
Undergraduate Students7,255
Graduate Students763
Online Enrollment7,382

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs63 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification