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Attention Student Organizations: Effective Spring 2018, the minimum GPA requirement to hold an officer position has been increased to a 2.50 GPA (previous semester & cumulatively).


Student Life & Development

Welcome to Student Life & Development (SLD). We are here to connect you to an out of the classroom education through the various experiences, resources and services CSULB has to offer. Get involved and create positive experiences and relationships to get the most of your time at "The Beach."

Goals of Student Life & Development

  • Promote opportunities for campus and community involvement through student organizations, leadership training and experiences, and community service.
  • Support and advise the many programs and events student organizations provide to the campus community.

Benefits of Involvement

  • Make social connections and find a sense of community.
  • Make a positive difference on campus and in the community.
  • Develop transferable leadership skills.
  • Interact with faculty, alumni, business and community leaders and experts in various disciplines.
  • Increase the likelihood that you will succeed in achieving your academic degree.
  • Gain exposure in career fields by collaborating with professionals and staff.
  • Enhance your resume with demonstrated skills valued by potential employers.

Cultural Graduation Celebrations

Make your graduation special. We offer eight Cultural Celebrations unique for various groups. Every year thousands of students register for these Celebrations and bring closure to a great college career. Join the celebration!

Student Organization Orientation & Food Handling Workshops

Student organization officers must attend various workshops annually to be able to conduct organizational business on campus. Registration is closed for the Student Organization Orientation & Food Handling Workshops.

ASI Fiscal Certification Test

Two student organization officers must take the Associatied Students, Inc. Fiscal Certification Test to access their funds at the Associated Students Business Office. Click HERE to review the powerpoint. Click HERE to take the ASI Fiscal Certification Test. You can keep the Powerpoint file open while taking the test.

Image of an airplane taking offStudent Academic Travel

The Office of Student Life and Development is pleased to announce our Student Academic Travel Grant. This grant was made possible for those currently enrolled CSULB students wishing to enhance their educational experience by competing/presenting at professional academic conferences, workshops, seminars and/or lectures.