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Associated Students, Inc.

Established in 1991, Associated Students Inc. is a non-profit, student-run auxiliary of California State University San Marcos. ASI's mission in concise yet impactful:  To serve, engage and empower students. ASI is the official voice to express student opinions, foster awareness of student issues, protect the rights and interests of students, and deliver programs which promote a campus climate that meets the educational, social, and cultural well-being of all students.

As a primary entity of campus life, ASI affords students a variety of ways to serve their communities, engage in the diverse life of the University, and empower themselves as a student leaders who leave their legacies at Cal State San Marcos.

Students involved in ASI serve CSUSM students by engaging in lobbying for student concerns at local and state levels, planning and delivering social, educational, recreational, and cultural programming, participating in student leadership academics and retreats, and advocating for social justice throughout our communities.

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ASI serves, engages, and empowers students. 


ASI strives to provide representation, to offer an inclusive environment, and to promote campus pride for all students.



ADVOCACY: ASI actively investigates issues and represents the student voice in the governance of the campus, community, and state.


SOLIDARITY: ASI is committed to promoting a unified community and establishing an inclusive and supportive environment.  
      INTEGRITY: ASI stays true to its commitments, maintains transparency in its actions, and upholds its accountability to students.