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SSU TODAY

President
Dr. Ruben Armiñana
1992-present

Location
Rohnert Park, California

Founded
1960

Joined California State University System
1961

Accreditation
Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Member
Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges

Undergraduate Enrollment
6,701

Graduate Enrollment
1,461

Bachelor's Degree Programs
41

Master's Degree Programs
14

Credential Programs
9

Faculty
600

Staff
1,199

Alumni
42,533

Degrees Conferred 2002
1,725

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> PRESIDENT'S LETTER

W hat strides we have made in the past five years! This University is undergoing a transformation.

Change abounds in every facet of SSU life. That is why the theme for this President's Report is change. Join me as we explore how Sonoma State University has grown and changed.


DR. RUBEN ARMINANA
President
Sonoma State University


> STUDENTS
We started offering athletic scholarships and changed the name of the mascot to the Seawolves.

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The men’s soccer team and the men’s lacrosse club team won national championships.

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> ACADEMICS
SSU was invited to join the prestigious Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC).

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We hired approximately 100 new tenure-track faculty as student enrollment increased and many faculty retired.

> ADVANCEMENT
SSU received more than $34 million in contributions between 1998 and 2002.

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The largest gifts were given to the Green Music Center and the Computer and Engineering Science Program.

Total scholarship awards grew from $422,000 to $667,000.


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> CAMPUS

The construction of the Jean and Charles Schulz Information Center, new student apartments
beaujolais village
and the Environmental Technology Center and the renovation of Ruben Salazar Hall transformed the campus landscape.

> COMMUNITY
The new Osher Lifelong Learning Institute became an instant success.

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Hundreds of SSU students serve as volunteers in the community.

> FINANCIALS
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Total revenues from all sources were almost $145 million in the 2001-2002 academic year.


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