Mission: To promote and assist the educational and public service functions of csu, chico by administering various grants, farm operations, and other activities.
Programs: The generation and administration of over 250 externally funded teaching, research and service projects (contracts and grants) from federal, state, and private sources each year. Most of these "sponsored programs" provide educational opportunities for students as well.
fiscal administration of almost 400 "campus programs" which are depositary accounts for campus organizations who deposit monies with the foundation and write checks against their accounts.
administrative support is given to the university farm which provides educational opportunities and income in support of the academic program. Administrative support is also given to the university foundation, which handles all philanthropic funds for csuc. Board designated funds allocated from the general fund are used to support the development of grant and contract proposals and to improve campus programs.