Points of Pride

At Sacramento State, the goals and dreams that 29,000 students bring with them are realized, and even exceeded, through first-rate academic programs and the support of caring faculty members. Sac State offers a transformative educational experience enriched by the arts, culture, diversity, natural campus beauty, and a community committed to service and excellence.

Rankings & Distinctions

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Sac State is home to top colleges, programs and people who set standards for excellence in the region and the nation.

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Capital University

As California's capital campus, Sacramento State shapes both the political and economic landscape of the region.

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Real-World Education

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Sac State prepares students for successful careers beyond the classroom, with unique opportunities in politics, business, health, science, the arts, and more.

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Engaged Campus

Service is at the core of Sac State's identity, and the University is a regional leader in community engagement.

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Take the Next Step

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!