CSU Chancellor Joseph Castro to visit SSU

September 27, 2021
CSU Chancellor Joseph I Castro

On Wednesday, September 29, California State University Chancellor Joseph I. Castro will visit Sonoma State University to ​​meet with, and listen to, SSU students, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and the local community. 

Dr. Castro serves as the eighth chancellor to lead the California State University. Having assumed the CSU chancellorship in January 2021, he is the first Californian and first person of color to serve in this role. 

Open Forum with the Chancellor
All members of the Sonoma State community are invited to attend an Open Forum with the Chancellor in the Student Center Ballroom from 3:50 to 4:35 p.m. on September 29. This is an exciting opportunity to hear directly from the Chancellor and ask questions. The Ballroom can accommodate up to 300 people. Students, faculty and staff also can watch the forum via Zoom. 

Watch the Forum

Sonoma State University encourages all members of the SSU community to submit questions prior to the Open Forum with the Chancellor. Questions can be submitted via the link below. 

Submit Your Questions


Show your Sonoma State pride for Chancellor Castro’s visit by sporting SSU spirit gear on Wednesday, September 29. Everyone who shows their Seawolf pride with SSU gear will win a prize and receive campus discounts!