Issues and Ideas

Systemwide Initiatives

Issues and Ideas Home

Find out more about the CSU's issues, priorities, and goals for the future.

CSU Priorities

Access, quality, teacher and workforce preparation, partnerships with K-12 education and accountability are central to the CSU administration's vision.


Cornerstones is the CSU's strategic plan for addressing the future educational needs of the state and its students. You'll find out where we are now, and where we will be in the next few years.

"How to Get to College" Guides

The California State University recognizes the importance of early preparation for college. We have developed guides for middle and high school students and their parents that help the students stay on a path to college. These guides are available in an easily printed booklet form, in both English and Spanish.