As California’s capital university, Sacramento State is committed to building a better community for today and tomorrow. Sac State is home to a culture of service where students, faculty, and staff make a difference in the world beyond the classroom.
Sac State partnered with the March of Dimes for the annual March for Babies fundraising campaign and walk in support of research, screenings, and advocacy programs for expectant mothers and families. Learn More
As the University with its finger on the pulse of California’s capital, Sac State’s identity is rooted in service. The campus seeks to build a brighter future through regional engagement and outreach.
Sac State Volunteers is a community service program that allows faculty, staff, students, and alumni to take part in local service projects throughout the year. Learn More
The capital region is at its best when we all work together to promote and sustain community health. Sac State is an active partner in countless efforts to bolster, build, and beautify the region, with students, faculty, and staff logging more than 2 million volunteer service hours each year.
Video: The annual Feria de Educación at Sac State promotes higher education pathways and opportunities in Spanish-speaking communities by providing information about admission requirements, educational programs, financial aid, campus life, community resources, and more, attracting thousands of families each year.
Sac State is a valuable resource for the Sacramento region. The University supports and participates in more than 350 local community groups and organizations, hosting more than 250 events annually that bring the community to our beautiful campus. (Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, 2015)
Sac State hosted the inaugural College Signing Day where more than 200 high school students signed letters to commit to their college of choice – with more than half committing to Sac State. Read More
The capital region's future depends on the students of tomorrow, whose paths start long before they ever set foot on the Sac State campus. The University is active at all grade levels in helping young minds set their sights on higher education.
Now that you know something about Sacramento State, we would love for you to visit and learn more about attending this outstanding university. Sac State has so much to offer beyond a beautiful, tree-filled campus in the heart of California's capital: a national-class education that prepares students for careers and success. Come see us … and be us!