California State University - Dominguez Hills
1,472 reviews
  1. Carson, CA
  2. 4 Year
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California State University - Dominguez Hills Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
C
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Average Housing Costs
$12,790/ year
Poll
39%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.104 responses
Poll
40%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.166 responses

Food

Campus Food
NG
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
No
Average Meal Plan Cost
Data not available
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 221 responses
  • Loker Student Union. Variety of food.
    30%
  • Subway
    18%
  • Jamba (I think they have that here).
    14%
  • Panda Express!!!
    14%
  • DH Bar and Grill
    10%
  • Pizza place
    5%
  • You can never go wrong with subway.
    4%
62%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.106 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
C+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
C+
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 92 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    39%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    41%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    18%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    1%

Safety

Safety
B+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
89%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.113 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 73 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    71%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    19%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    5%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    4%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 92 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    32%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    51%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    8%
  • Not very visible.
    8%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports & Activities

Men's Varsity Sports
Golf, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, Track and Field: Indoor, Track and Field: Outdoor, Soccer
Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 150 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    34%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    49%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    15%
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 61 responses
  • Welcome week
    36%
  • Day at Dominguez
    23%
  • Health Science's Meet and Greet Event
    18%
  • Semester because all the classes are full.
    8%
  • Toro tuesday
    8%
  • Away by professors at the beginning of the...
    3%
  • My most unfavorite tradition is getting turned...
    2%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 99 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    2%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    11%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    23%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    22%
  • Parties? What parties?
    41%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 30 responses
Report
  • La Galaxy games
    77%
  • Off Campus parties
    10%
  • All of the above
    7%
  • Basketball games
    7%
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