It is also a source of financial assistance in the form of scholarships.
Membership is open to those who (a) have been awarded a degree or credential by the university; (b) are members of the faculty or administrative staff; (c) have attended the university as a graduate student for at least two semesters; or (d) have attended the university as an undergraduate for at least two semesters. In addition, "Friends of the University" may join the Alumni Association through Affiliate membership. This membership is open to any person demonstrating an interest in San Francisco State University.
Among the current benefits of membership are privileges for use of the university Library, participation in the Alumni Job Hotline, eligibility for an Association-sponsored health plan, a subscription to the Association tabloid, Alumnews, and a variety of other discounts. Benefits are added regularly.
Additional information is available at the Alumni Association Office, Diag. Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132 or call (415) 338-2217. The Alumni Association can be reached by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The center provides comfortable lounge areas for rest, relaxation, conversation, or studying. Live entertainment or movies are often scheduled in the Union Depot. Student art works and travelling exhibitions are shown in the gallery. Recreational areas are equipped with video and pinball machines, billiards, and table tennis. The Associated Students Main Desk is located on the Mezzanine Level.
The center also offers valuable working/education experience. The center employs approximately twenty students who gain job experience in management, operations, outreach, and research for recycling programs. The center also offers an extensive volunteer program for students who want experience in waste management. In addition, the Recycling Center also serves as a key resource to individuals who want to learn about environmental problems facing the world today. The center's Environmental Information Library offers vast resources on issues affecting the earth and how individuals can effect change.
Join SFSU and the Recycling Center in the fight to reduce waste. For more information, call the Recycling Center at (415) 338-1947.
Mission Statement. The Bookstore provides outstanding services, products, and customer satisfaction to the university community.
Monday-Thursday 7:45 a.m.--7:00 p.m.The SFSU Bookstore has extended hours at the beginning of each semester. Reduced operating hours are in effect for the Winter, Spring, and Summer breaks. For more information, call (415) 338-2023.
Friday 7:45 a.m.--5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m.--4:00 p.m.
The goal of the office is to provide support services that enable students to maximize their educational experience through a variety of co-curricular experiences. The Student Activities Office is located in ADM 251, x2171, e-mail: email@example.com.
Associated Students provides services and programs designed to enrich campus life and helps to support many campus organizations. Its current programs and services include the following.
Crafts Festival. Held twice a year, once in the Fall and once in the Spring. The Crafts Festival brings some of the best artisans from around the state to exhibit their wares. All merchandise is chosen with quality and the student budget in mind.
Legal Resource Center. The Legal Resource Center is an informational resource that allows the student to make an informed decision about any legal problem. The center aims to educate students about the law and their rights, so that they may be active participants in their own legal matters. An attorney is available on an appointment basis to consult with students, $10 per half hour. Consultations are confidential.
Performing Arts. The Performing Arts provides the student body with a variety of concerts, sneak previews, lectures, films, and cultural events, and gives students behind-the-scenes, hands-on experience in performing arts productions.
Project Rebound. Project Rebound is a program specifically developed to assist ex-offenders in adjusting to society by acquiring an education. Rebound travels to institutions to speak to inmates, male and female, to encourage them to get an education through San Francisco State University.
Women's Center. The Women's Center provides a physical space in which every woman on campus can spend time comfortably and an atmosphere which encourages her to develop friendships with her sisters. The Women's Center also has resource files, a referral service, and a library open to all students.
Health Insurance. The ASI offers a low-cost health and dental insurance plan to students.
Housing Referral. ASI offers an off-campus housing listing which students can access using a tough tone telephone, 24 hours per day free of charge, by calling (415) 338-6000. Students can list their available rentals on the housing list for a nominal charge of $5.00 with a valid SFSU I.D. card. For more information on this service, come to 18 Tapia, or call (415) 338-2321.
Typing Center. The Typing Center has regularly maintained electronic typewriters available for student use. The typewriters are available from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Use of the typewriters is free to students with a valid SFSU I.D. card.
San Francisco State University operates several free shuttle services. One shuttle bus runs between the Daly City BART station and campus. The bus stops at Lot 4/Library, Lot 6/Humanities, Lot 8/Department of Public Safety and Parking Department, Diagnostic Center, and Lot 25. The shuttle operates from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday during the Fall and Spring semesters. Free shuttle service is also provided between the campus and the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges. The Golden Gate shuttle departs from the bridge at 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., and 12:30 p.m.; and then, from campus at 12:00 noon, 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m., and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Bay Bridge shuttle departs from the toll plaza at 7:10 a.m., 8:10 a.m., 9:10 a.m., and 12:45 p.m.; and then, departs from campus at 12:00 noon, 3:10 p.m., 4:10 p.m., and 5:10 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The campus is a typical urban setting and parking on surrounding streets is very limited. Approximately 2,500 spaces are available on a first-come basis for a $2.00 daily fee in the general parking garage, located on the east side of Lake Merced Boulevard between Font and Winston Drive. There is a satellite parking lot, Lot 25, which is on Winston Drive between Lake Merced and Buckingham Way. Fees are $2.00 a day (quarters only). The campus shuttle serves Lot 25 every 15 to 20 minutes.
In addition to daily parking, SFSU offers short-term parking at key locations on campus. During the Fall and Spring semesters, attendant parking is available in Lot 4 (located behind the Library on Holloway). Metered parking is available in Lot 2, on South State Drive, and on State Drive. Lot 4 is also available for metered parking during summer and winter sessions.
Assistance with local transportation schedules and information is provided at the Student Center Information Desk and the Parking and Transportation Department. Both serve as a clearinghouse for information on carpools, public transportation, shuttle schedules, and parking.
1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132 (415) 338-1111
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