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California State University, Bakersfield is a student-centered campus. We want students to have a comprehensive university life experience, because that’s what college is all about. Athletics, residential living, dining, student government, and other special campus programs all play important roles in our students' lives and help to support the academic mission of the institution. 

The Office of Student Affairs oversees a variety of units on campus, including:

Please click on the links above to find out more about these departments.

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Spring 2019 Fall 2018
SA Spring 2018 Bulletin SA Fall 2017 Bulletin
Spring 2018 Fall 2017

To contact the Office of Student Affairs, call (661) 654-2161 or send an email to

Thomas D. Wallace, Ph.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs
California State University, Bakersfield  

Phone: (661) 654-2161
Office: CAF 107

In his role as Vice President for Student Affairs, Dr. Thomas Wallace is responsible for campus programs, services, and activities that support the university’s educational mission by promoting student development and enhancing the quality of the student experience and campus life.