Immerse yourself in a campus that includes you.

Did you know that 85% of your time as a university student is spent outside of the classroom? Our campus provides a safe, diverse, and inclusive space for you to grow and embrace life.

Whether you fill your time expanding horizons through cultural engagement, participating in active lifestyles, or exploring new areas of campus, the world at Cal Lutheran is your canvas.


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Make Campus Your Home

Most of our undergraduate students live on campus, with safe and inclusive housing options provided by Residence Life. Take a peek into your new home by learning about our residential communities, dining services, and wellness resources.

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Student Housing

Living on-campus is an important part of the Cal Lutheran experience. There's nothing else like it, and with a variety of communities, you can find the one that's right for you!

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Dining & Meal Plans

Dining at Cal Lutheran gives you flexibility to meet your dietary needs. Our meal plans are designed to fit your specific needs, and they carry with you from term-to-term.

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Health, Counseling & Safety

It is important that your time at Cal Lutheran is experienced in safety and wellness. Learn about the services available to support your physical, mental, and emotional health.

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Live the Cal Lutheran Life

As soon as you step foot onto our beautiful Cal Lutheran campus, you will feel the energy of life lived to its fullest potential. Stay active by joining our ongoing activities, getting involved in extracurriculars, or indulging in some friendly competition.

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Activities & Events

Swing by one of our signature events and experience some of Cal Lutheran's most celebrated traditions! Soak in the vibe from your favorite corner of campus, whether it be the Student Union, Kingsmen Park, or your favorite spot to be discovered!

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Campus Involvement

Meet students who share your interests by joining a club or organization. Serve your peers as a member of student government. Gain leadership experience, participate in service roles, or connect to the spiritual side of your life.

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Sports & Fitness

There are plenty of opportunities to get the body moving and de-stress outside of class. Intramurals allow everyone to participate in friendly team sports, while fitness programs through the Forrest Fitness Center give you numerous ways to stay fit as a daily routine.


Engage in Meaningful Dialogues

We firmly believe that our culture is enhanced when individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences come together as members of the Cal Lutheran family. Bring your views to the campus community while appreciating the views of others.

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Diversity & Culture

We provide educational opportunities and multicultural programming to foster an appreciation for diversity, increase an understanding of issues of social justice, and enhance cross-cultural competency and campus inclusiveness.

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International Students

We are a learning community that values the inclusion of students from around the world. The Office of International Students and Scholars provides support and immigration advisement for the well-being of our international students.