New Chief Diversity Officer Brian Corpening

California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is a large campus that is filled with a number of resources. Often, there is a disconnect between...

Campus events

Save the dates for several of our upcoming Associated Students (AS) programs and service, including our monthly Food Pantry on Monday, Sept. 17 at...

Campus parking closures continues at CSUMB

Like most colleges, parking at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) can be quite the challenge. In addition to the increase in cost of...

Outdoor Recreation Expo

“We’re out here showcasing some of the stuff that students can rent or use throughout the year from Outdoor Recreation,” said Beth Johnson, an...

Sentencing in assault case highlights campus resource needs

After two years, 22-year-old Ruben Matthew Rodriguez has been sentenced to 14 years in prison after sexually assaulting a former California State University, Monterey...

What are Resident Advisors even for?

Whether you are a freshman away from home for the first time or a senior preparing to graduate, college can be a perplexing experience...

Clip on, hop in, hang out

Enjoy the great outdoors? Why not relax in a ready-made comfortable space just for you and/or your friends on a hammock right outside of...

A’viands, the new dining service company

With the beginning of a new year here at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), there have been many new changes. One of the...

Controlled burns near campus

Each year, the surrounding areas of California State University, Monterey Bay’s East and main campus are subjected to prescribed burns controlled by the Army....

Move in day at CSUMB

Many students were curious as to how California State University, Monterey Bay’s (CSUMB) move-in day for 2018 would pan out. With the many parking...

Provost greets students

On Friday, Aug 24th campus was buzzing with excitement as students were checking in and moving into their new on-campus homes. Along with all...

Letter from the President

Welcome to a new academic year. It is an exciting time to be part of the Cal State Monterey Bay (CSUMB) community. Our campus continues to...

Demographics on campus

Within the last decade, California State University, Monterey Bay has witnessed exponential growth in its student population. At an average of 234 new and...

Letter from the Editor

Welcome Back Otters. To All New and Returning Otters and Staff, Hello! My name is Jessenya Guerra and I am the Editor-in-Chief of The Lutrinae for...

Basic Needs Initiative

The Basic Needs Initiative at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) ensures that students have access to the resources necessary for success, including affordable...

Commencement Information

Commencement ceremonies There will be three commencement ceremonies this year. Both Graduate and Undergraduate students participate in each ceremony. There will be a Hooding Ceremony...

Our Lutrinae Seniors

With this year’s Commencement Ceremony, The Lutrinae will be losing three of its founding staff members. These members are a monumental contribution of the...

Graduate programs celebrate record number of graduates

CSUMB is a developing campus, and there are seven Graduate programs that students can earn a Master’s degree in. The number of Graduate degrees...

CSUMB is sunsetting the Integrated Studies Special Major

As of May 26, 2017 CSUMB stopped taking incoming ISSM (Integrated Studies Special Major) students, and the major is now being sunset after Spring...

Farewell Otters

Hello Otters, I hope everyone had an amazing Spring 2018 semester here at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), and that everyone continues to have...