Off Campus Student Life

  • Off Campus Community Zone
  • USU Information Center
  • Recharge Zone with nap pods


Finding your place, making friends, and connecting academically and socially to campus are keys to your success at Fresno State. Off-Campus Student Life aims to provide off campus students  important tools and resources to help you make a connection to campus.

You are a part of the diverse population at Fresno State representing students who:

  • Live at home and travel to campus
  • Reside in an off campus neighborhood adjacent to campus
  • Reside in an off campus community further from campus
  • Traditional and non-traditional student
  • Full and part time student
  • Undergraduate and graduate student
  • Are a parent and/or caregiver

Events & Programs

"Good Morning Commuters"

Good Morning Commuters takes place every first Wednesday of the Month from 7:30am-9:30am. We partner with one of our on/off campus resources to serve our off-campus students free coffee, tea, hot chocolate, breakfast treats, giveaways, and campus information.  Be sure to put the following dates on your calendar!

Fall 2017

October 4th-Parking Lot P-5 A (Between Peters Bldg & Conley Art)

November 1st-University Student Union (Downstairs, Bulldog Zone)

December 6th-Parking Lot P-20 (Near N. Jackson Ave Crosswalk)

Spring 2018

February 7th-University Student Union (Downstairs, Bulldog Zone)

March 7th-TBD

April 4th-TBD

Stop by to learn more about Off-Campus Student Life (OCSL).

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It can be very easy to fall into a routine of traveling to campus, going to class, and traveling back home. Challenge yourself to find an activity or organization on campus. This can provide an on-campus support network, and a sense of a “home away from home.” Students who become involved on campus are more satisfied with their college experience, and do better academically.

It is the goal of Off-Campus Student Life to offer dynamic services, facilities, and programming that cultivates transformative learning experiences, higher satisfaction, higher retention, increased matriculation, and increased connections with faculty, staff, and peers.