California State University Stanislaus (Stan State)

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California State University Stanislaus (Stan State)

Four-Year School

Programs Offered

Bachelor's Degree, Doctoral, Master's Degree
Featured in the Princeton review as “Best College in the West” (2024) Located in the heart of the Central Valley California, Stanislaus State’s mission is to advance learning, provide opportunities to develop individuals, provide access to excellent education for all who wish to participate and prepare students for an international, multicultural society.


Central Valley

Map of Central Valley Region of California


Central Valley


One University Circle, Turlock CA 95382


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Top International Student Countries

Canada, India, Kenya, Vietnam

California State University Stanislaus (Stan State)

Get to know us

International Education and Global Engagement offers a wide variety of programs for people to experience the world and develop a global mindset. Study in the heart of California in a peaceful parklike setting covered with trees and water features. Stanislaus State, or “Stan State,” located in Turlock, CA, is a charming mid-sized city with a population of 75,000. Students are able to make friends easily and enjoy all that California has to offer while feeling safe and connected to the community.