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Annual Student Media Festival

Friday, May 12th at 6pm in Arts 111


The annual Student MediaFest event brings together hundreds of students, families, faculty, the community, and professional media makers in a powerful celebration that presents, celebrates, publicizes, shares and archives the innovative media projects being produced by students at CSUSM.  Students have landed work as a result of their exposure at the festival and gone onto careers in media and media-related fields.

Awards and prizes compete in categories which may include

  • Best New Voice/ Deans Award
  • Best Social Justice Project
  • Best Fiction Narrative
  • Best Documentary
  • Best Experimental Film
  • Best Editing
  • Best Sound Design
  • Best Interactive Media
  • Audience Award
  • Interactive Media

Over the years, the  Media Festival has received support from the School of Arts, the CHABBS Dean's Office, IITS, the Communication Department, Film Studies, the History Department, Literature and Writing, the Instructionally Related Activities Fund, the Media Makers Program, and Mr. Taco 2.

Please note: In order to submit your media, you must have a Box account. Please go to www.box.com and sign up for a free account using your CSUSM email address.

Check out the finalists from previous years!