General Institutional Information

Federal regulations require CSUDH to maintain access to a wide range of information on our website. This section compiles links to pages housing general information about the campus and CSUDH policies.

Academic Programs/Accreditation

This page features information about CSUDH degree programs, as well as information on the different accreditation agencies that the programs fall under.

Articulation Agreements with Other Institutions

The ASSIST service is designed to help students understand how course credits earned at one California college or university can be applied when transferred to another.

Athletics Compliance

CSUDH is listed at the Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) Equity in Athletics. When the page displays, select the "Get data for one institution" link. On the search criteria page, enter Dominguez Hills in the Name of Institution field and click Search. Select the California State University-Dominguez Hills link to view the data. The report provides information on the number and gender of full-time undergraduates participating in the intercollegiate athletic competitions and on each team. Also included is the information on coaches, coach salaries, and the revenues and expenses associated with each sport.

Contact Natalie Lockhart at, the CSUDH Athletics Compliance Coordinator, or visit the Compliance Office web page for more information.

Copyright at CSUDH

CSUDH respects copyrights and expects members of the university community to uphold copyright law. One should assume that any creative material (e.g., recordings, films, books) is protected by copyright unless specific permission is given to copy it.

Uploading or downloading works protected by copyright without the authority of the copyright owner is an infringement of the copyright owner's exclusive rights of reproduction and/or distribution. Anyone found to have infringed a copyrighted work may be liable for statutory damages up to $30,000 for each work infringed and, if willful infringement is proven by the copyright owner, that amount may be increased up to $150,000 for each work infringed. In addition, an infringer of a work may also be liable for the attorney's fees incurred by the copyright owner to enforce his or her rights.

Reference: “Copyright and Digital Files,” United States Copyright Office. Accessed August 15, 2018.

CSUDH is not liable for copyright infringements, including unauthorized peer-to-peer file sharing, on its networks and cannot protect students or employees from publishers’ legal actions. The copyright agent at CSUDH receives infringement notices from a variety of publishers, including NBC Universal, HBO, and the Recording Industry of America Association, Inc. (RIAA). An investigation follows. Violations of applicable laws are referred to the violator’s direct supervisor (if an employee) or the Vice President of Student Affairs (if a student). Violations of the law may result in the loss or restriction of access to CSUDH information technology resources and may lead to a federal lawsuit and/or academic discipline.

More copyright information:

Teacher Preparation Program Report

As required by Title II (Sections 205 through 208) of the Higher Education Opportunity Act (PL 110-315), institutions with teacher preparation programs prepare an annual report for Congress and the public on the preparation of their teachers. The annual reports are provided below:

Textbook Information

CSUDH's bookstore provides online textbook lists and prices for each class being offered in a term. The information is available via the online class search.

Withdrawal From the University

CSUDH’s policies and instructions for a complete term withdrawal can be found here.

Information about student fee and financial aid refunds can be found at the links below: