Welcome to Arts and Sciences at California State University Channel Islands (CI). As the newest California State University, CI administrators, faculty, and staff are dedicated to student success. The interdisciplinary nature of our programs is unique as we prepare students to make significant contributions in the 21st century and to the forces of globalization.

We are dedicated to providing undergraduate students research experiences and opportunities to engage in community service and experiential learning. We offer a wide variety of excellent programs and classes as well as a number of exciting international learning experiences. Our faculty come from the finest institutions both nationally and internationally, and have superb reputations as teachers and scholars.

As our campus grows in the coming years, we are dedicated to preserving our student centered mission and to deepen our culture of excellence. We hope you will join us.


Vandana Kohli
Dean of Arts & Sciences