Distance Education

Distance Education


The university provides post-secondary education. Services include academic programs leading to baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate degrees. The university also provides disabled student services; distance education opportunities, including online courses; an educational opportunity program (see the separate entry) for economically disadvantaged students; Extension services; professional continuing education and Life Long Learning programs for older adults. There are no geographic restrictions.

Disabled Student Services include accomodated test taking, notetakers, readers and research assistants. A DSS department conducts interviews and assessments for program services.

The university offers Extended Studies or Extended Education programs for older adults, including the Osher Life Long Learning Institute for older adults, age 50 and over. Courses are available online and at the university in a variety of fields. The older adult programs also provide speakers and other cultural events for seniors. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in for information; or visit the agency website.

The Federal School Code for financial aid application is 001150. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE Registration fees vary depending on the number of credits taken.


6000 J St.

Sacramento , CA 95819 (Physical)

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Service hours
Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:30pm. Class hours vary.

Service/Intake and Administration

(916) 278-6011 (University General Information) (916) 278-7766 (Admissions)


(916) 278-6554 (Financial Aid Office) (916) 278-6955 (Services for Students With Disabilities) (916) 278-7915 (High Tech Center for Assistive Technology)


(916) 278-7239 (TDD for SSWD office)

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