Affinity Student Support Groups


Affinity Student Support Groups provide students a space to meet other students with similar shared experiences and backgrounds. A space to give and get support, to be able to ask questions and problem solve in a safe environment, as well as celebrate each other's authentic self.

Facilitated by Women's and Gender Equity Center:

  • SisterFriends: a supportive networking group for Black women students at CSULB.
    Fall semester every Thursday @ 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. via Zoom Contact: wgec@csulb.edu
    Follow us on IG: @csulbsisterfriends49

Facilitated by Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPs):

  • Beach Parents: a space to connect with other pregnant and parenting students.
  • Latinas @ The Beach: a space to connect with other Latinas
  • Rainbow CafĂ©: an inclusive space in support of sexual and gender diversity
  • First @ The Beach: a 1st generation student support group
  • International Student Support Group: an opportunity for international students to connect and support each other with their acculturation experiences in the United States
  • Asian & Pacific Islander Suppot Group
  • Butterfly Healing Circle: Dreamers/DACA support group

Contact: caps@csulb.edu