As California's capital university, we transform lives by preparing students for leadership, service, and success.


Sacramento State will be a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement.


Student Success; Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity; Diversity and Inclusion; Community Engagement; Innovation; Integrity; and Accountability

Sacramento State's Strategic Goals (pdf)

1. Enhance student learning and success

2. Foster innovative teaching, scholarship, and research

3. Commit to engaging the community by building enduring partnerships that strengthen and enrich the region

4. Excel as a place to learn, work, live and visit

5. Engage students in a comprehensive university experience

6. Promote a strong university identity