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Address: 6000 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819
Phone Number: (916) 278-4933
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Gorgeous campus

The CSUS campus is like a park setting. The theater venues are great and the stadium comfortable. Plenty of food options but only Round Table pizza serves alcohol.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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sacramento
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

The CSUS campus is like a park setting. The theater venues are great and the stadium comfortable. Plenty of food options but only Round Table pizza serves alcohol.

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Sacramento
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I am an alumni of CSUS though even if I were not, the same things would apply. This is one of the most beautiful campuses in Northern California. It is situated alongside the American River and Bike trail so the recreational possibilities abound. The campus itself has a lovely library and the theater productions are well done and worth supporting.... More 

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Sacramento
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

It is a good place to visit specially on weekends, or when school is out. It is a beautiful campus on the American River. If you park on the east side of campus you can walk up to the bike trail and walk along above the river. There are lots of squrrels on campus looking for a handout. During the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My sister attended Sac State and I frequently visited her on campus. The grounds are so beautiful, the gym is legit, and the roads around the campus are perfect for morning and afternoon runs because of how shaded the sidewalks stay from all the trees. So many people ride bikes and my sister and I would often bike to campus... More 

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Sacramento, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I went to Sacramento state years ago, got my B.A there, but, have since returned with my younger sister and have to say, its a nice campus. Two roads go all the way around the campus. Parking is much better, and you can find parking structures or lots around most of the campus. They cost money to park.There are sooo... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Disclaimer: I am a Graduate of Sacramento State Univ. Despite being a graduate of Sac State, I was very pleasantly surprised when I attended a football game. Hornet Football now offers multiple, gourmet food trucks at the their games. It was awesome. The only disappointment was there was no ice cream. Good stadium to watch football.

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Tacoma, Washington
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58 reviews 58 reviews
38 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I've been on a lot of college campuses and this one ROCKS!!! My favorite part is the oak trees and large lawn that is perfect for studying when it's warm, eating lunch or a snack, or just throwing around a Frisbee or baseball.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I found it to be a good university with an excellent curriculum and I loved the selection of internships one could choose to pursue as part of their course plan.

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Chico, CA
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137 reviews 137 reviews
74 attraction reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I got my secondary credential at Sac State in the mid 80's, and was impressed by the way it was structured. I was comparing it to Chico State, but it was much more hands-on and thus a much better preparation for what would be faced in an actual classroom. In the second semester of a two semester program, we had... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
39 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I grew up in the area and have been on campus a few times, but never attended the university or anything. The campus is nice, lots of grassy areas and courtyards. However, if it is not a particularly impressive campus. It's rather standard, some buildings are nicer than others and have a nice design, but it's simple. There is not... More 

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