The College of Health and Human Services at Sacramento State has a long and proud history of providing the region with health and human services professionals who are leaders in the region through their innovation, engagement, and impact. The college plays important roles in addressing workforce needs of the region, in community engagement, and in research that matters. With more than 38,000 alumni from the college, chances are that if you interact with a nurse, a social worker, or a police officer in the region, that person is a Sac State alum. With more than 6,800 majors, making it the largest college on campus, the programs offered in the college continue to be in high demand. The faculty and staff are committed to student success, which is one of the primary values of our mission. Click here to visit us!


New Faculty Mentoring Calendar




September 14, 2018

Location: Echo & Rig

Welcome Back Lunch (with Faculty Mentors)

Host: Mary Maguire, Associate Dean

October 12, 2018

Location: Solano Hall 5000

Retention, Tenure and Promotion (RTP)

Host: Fred Baldini, Dean

November 9, 2018

Location: Solano Hall 5000

Center for Teaching and Learning:

The Art of Teaching and Learning: Managing Difficult Situations

Host: Paula Austin and Todd Migliaccio

December 7, 2018

Location: Solano Hall 5000

Unconscious Bias

Host: Dianna Tate Vermeire and Paula Austin, Josh Wiscons

February 8, 2019

Location: Crocker Art Museum

11:00 am - 12:00 pm (Tour)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (Lunch at Crocker Cafe)

March 8, 2019

Location: Solano Hall 5000

Center for Teaching and Learning:

The Art of Teaching and Learning: Meeting the Need of Multiple Student Learning Styles

Host: Eun Mi Cho (UDL, Aya Ida (TBL), De-Laine Cyrenne (OER)

April 12, 2019

Location: Solano Hall 5000

Center for Teaching and Learning:

The Art of Teaching and Learning: Teaching with Technology

Host: April Qian, Kyle Cage, (Instructional Design w/Canvas, Milica Marcovic (Quality Matters)

May 10, 2019

Location: TBD

Culminating Luncheon







Golden1 Center

The Golden 1 Center will host concerts, conventions and other sporting and entertainment events. The arena was opened September 30th, 2016.

California State Capitol

At the California State Capitol, the past, present and future of California interact with equal force. The building serves as both a museum and the state’s working seat of government. Visitors to the Capitol can experience California’s rich history and witness the making of history through the modern lawmaking process.

Crocker Art Museum Crocker Art Museum is the first public art museum founded in the Western United States, the Crocker Art Museum was established in 1885 and is now one of the leading art museums in California. The Crocker serves as the primary regional resource for the study and appreciation of fine art. The Museum offers a diverse spectrum of special exhibitions and programs to complement its collections of Californian art, works on paper, European art, international ceramics, photography, Asian art, and African and Oceanic art. The Crocker Art Museum is the only museum in the Sacramento region accredited by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), a recognition given to less than 800 of the nation's 17,500 museums.

California Exposition (Cal Expo)

The California Exposition (Cal Expo) is host to many events which include the State Fair, Winter Wonderland, Music Festivals, the Bubble Run, Horse Racing, Pro Rugby Games, United Soccer League Games, and much more!

Crest Theater

The Crest Theater opened in 1949 with celebrities and dignitaries in attendance, the Crest closed its doors for many years. It reopened in 1986. Today the theater showcases 35 mm film, hosts community events, concerts, exhibits foreign and independent films and more.

Tower Theatre

Built in 1938, the Tower Theatre is a Sacramento landmark. Seventy-eight years later, the Tower Theatre stands as the center of foreign and independent cinema in Sacramento. Located at the corner of Broadway and 16th Drive. They specialize in independent and art films, which you don't often see at the local megaplex.  

Wells Fargo Pavilion

The Wells Fargo Pavilion is the site of Music Circus, and the box office for ticket sales of both Music Circus and Broadway Sacramento shows. Music Circus was founded in 1951 as the first professional musical theatre in the round west of Mississippi. In 2003, on the same site as the original canvas tent, California Musical Theatre opened the Wells Fargo Pavilion, which combines the traditional arena stage with improved audience comfort.

Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is approximately 100 miles east of Sacramento and is the most populous city in El Dorado County. The area’s rich environment influences the majority of Lake Tahoe’s attractions: hiking, camping, skiing, snowboarding, sunbathing, paddleboarding and more. Visit South Lake Tahoe’s attractions, including state parks, campgrounds suitable for both summer and winter weather or historic homes. Or let the famous Christmas carol come alive as you go on a sleigh ride through the snow. You’ll find the area’s museums, visual arts and beaches are the kind of relaxed fun some visitors hope to find during vacations.

Stinson Beach

Stinson Beach is approximately 105 miles from Sacramento and 20 miles north of San Francisco. It is a large public beach within Golden Gate National Recreation Area located in the town of Stinson Beach, California. The beach itself extends for 3.5 miles and is a wonderful place to seek relaxation on the California Coast. The picturesque setting of Stinson Beach California certainly encourages visitors to engage in relaxing beach walks, and for those who prefer a little more action, the Stinson Beach surf often offers waves that are ideal for surfing and body boarding.