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CSU Fresno was founded as Fresno State Normal School in 1911, became a teachers college in 1921 and has offered advanced degrees since 1949. The universitys popular nickname is 'Fresno State'.

Fresno States 327 acre main campus and its 1,083 acre University Farm are located at the northeast edge of Fresno, at the foot of the majestic Sierra Nevada range. The surrounding San Joaquin Valley is one of the richest agricultural areas in the world, and Fresno County is the sixth largest metropolitan area in California. The University is within an hours drive of many mountain and lake resorts, and within a three or four hour drive of both Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Tours are available by contactin the admissions office.

Location: 5150 North Maple Ave, Fresno California 93740 Telephone 559-278-4240

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