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Dominguez Hills

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Campus Profile

CSU Dominguez HillsLocated in the region known as the South Bay of Los Angeles, California State University Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) is one of the nation's most diverse campuses, and offers an inclusive, dynamic student experience in a vibrant urban setting. CSUDH provides a transformative education for students from local and international communities, and is committed to making academic excellence affordable and accessible for students seeking to use their education to improve their lives, families, communities and the world at large. CSUDH has a thriving community of international students who find the campus welcoming, the classes inclusive, the faculty responsive and the academic programs relevant for today's most in-demand fields.

CSUDH offers a wide selection of quality degree programs. With over 92% of the faculty holding the highest degrees in their field, CSUDH has an excellent student/faculty ratio: classes are small and interactive, with unique research opportunities working alongside renowned faculty mentors. International students enjoy CSUDH's dynamic student life and access to our full range of student support services, including the dedicated International Student Services Office, award-winning student union and convenient University Housing.

Information for Exchange Students

  • Location description: Located in Southern California in or near small/medium city (population 25,000-75,000)
  • Campus enrollment: Over 14,000 students
  • Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) to apply: 2.50 (based on 4.0 scale) or equivalent.
    Campus health insurance charged to student:  No, unless student does not have required coverage. 
  • Other campus-based fees charged to student:  Approximately $600 per semester (subject to change for 18-19). Fees for some courses depending on the course may be charged (e.g. lab fees). Fee amounts and fees charged are subject to change.

Impacted (Closed) and Restricted (Limited) Subject Areas

Impacted (Closed) Subject Areas which are not available to exchange students: Clinical Science (CLS); Education/Counseling (all areas); Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS): Nursing (BSN); Social Work (graduate program); Special Education (SPE); Teacher Education (TED); all Extended Education, Certificate and Credential Programs

Restricted (Limited) Subject Areas where limited places are available and are highly competitive): Music (MUS).

Impacted and restricted subject areas are subject to change at any time.