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First Year Programs Making Connections Student Support Academic Success Safety and Well-Being

Making Connections

Goal: Provide Opportunities and Resources to Help All New Students Connect to CSULB

Week of Welcome (W.O.W.)/Student Organization Fair

An ASI Info Day kicks off Week of Welcome each year with an event that brings together each facet of the Associated Students, Inc. to inform students on the organization. The rest of the week is filled with Student Organization Fairs and more activities. Week of Welcome occurs in the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.


This event wraps up the fall semester Week of Welcome and features all-night free billiards, bowling, games, interactive activities, performances and more. More than 3,000 students attend annually.


Homecoming is an entire week of activities, in late fall, that brings together our students, alumni, faculty, staff and community friends.

Club Sports & Recreation

The department of Club Sports and Recreation strives to improve the quality of campus life for CSULB members by providing a wide range of recreational and competitive clubs, fitness classes, educational programs and open recreation programs.

Intramural Sports & Wellness

The Intramural Sports & Wellness program is designed to get students involved with campus athletic competition and fitness. Intramural Sports provides the opportunity to stay involved in an athletic setting and participate in non-credit fitness classes.

AS Government

The official seat of student governance for the California State University, Long Beach campus. The Student Government division represents the student body, advocates their needs, and defends their interests in dealings with faculty, campus administrators and government officials.

Campus Employment Opportunities

Getting involved on campus doesn't just mean joining a student organization. There are many other ways to get involved, like finding a campus job. Listed below are just a few of the many employment opportunities on campus.

Student Life & Development (SLD)

Student Life and Development connects you to an out of the classroom education through the various experiences, resources and services CSULB has to offer.

FYE Success Series

The First Year Experience (FYE) Success Series is a collaborative workshop series designed to address important academic information and campus resources at critical points in the semester for first year students.


BeachSync provides numerous high quality tools for students and student organizations to use for the benefit of their operations and service to Student Life.
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Student Transition and Retention Services (STARS)

STARS facilitates the transition and retention of our diverse student population by fostering their advancement towards graduation through our commitment to providing student-centered programming and services.

Beach Pride Programs

Beach Pride Programs houses the two programming arms of the Associated Students, Inc. and University Student Union who put on events, such as Earth Week, the Farmersí Market, and special concerts. The USU Program Council holds events specifically for the USU, including Health Fair, Noontime Concerts and free movies in the Beach Auditorium.