California State University - Northridge
CSUN is located in the Northridge neighborhood of Los Angeles, less than 30 minutes from Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and Pacific Ocean beaches.
Northridge is a neighborhood of Los Angeles, California in the San Fernando Valley. Northridge is a comfortable residential community in the suburbs of Los Angeles. It's full of shops, restaurants, movie theatres and student-friendly housing.
CSUN is only a short drive from famous Californian landmarks, such as Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Malibu Universal Studios, and Disneyland. A lot of students have a car, but CSUN also has a free shuttle to a nearby Metrolink station, which connects to buses and trains that serve much of the Los Angeles area and beyond.
Students are part of a multicultural community - both on campus and within the local area. Important public figures visit the CSUN campus to give speeches and lectures, and entertainment industry professionals spend time in the classrooms.
On average, there are 288 sunny days per year in San Fernando. The weather is very hot, with July highs of around 35ºC!