Committed to improving health care by educating the Central Valley’s future physicians and pharmacists.
CHSU is the first university of its kind in the Central Valley and is committed to improving the access and delivery of quality healthcare. We prepare students to be highly trained, collaborative, and compassionate healthcare professionals who serve our community.
Mission & Vision
Our mission is to improve health care outcomes of people living in the Central Valley by graduating healthcare professionals who are compassionate, highly trained, and adaptive leaders who will serve in healthcare roles throughout our community. Learn more about our mission, vision and plans for the future.
CHSU Mission, Vision and Values
CHSU Governing Statute 1 – Mission Vision Values
CHSU Governing Statute 2 – Code of Ethical Conduct
CHSU Governing Statute 3 – Confidentiality
CHSU Governing Statute 4 – Non-Discrimination
CHSU Governing Statute 5 – Due Process
CHSU Governing Statute 6 – Fiscal Management
CHSU Governing Statute 7 – President
CHSU Governing Statute 8 – Provost
CHSU Governing Statute 9 – Deans
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
California Health Sciences University (CHSU) strives to provide a campus environment that recognizes, promotes, and celebrates the entire diversity of human experiences. CHSU is committed to welcoming people from all backgrounds, and we seek to include knowledge and values from many cultures in the curriculum, extra-curricular activities, and within our campus community.
Office of the President
Florence T. Dunn serves as the founding President of California Health Sciences University (CHSU). Since the University’s establishment in 2012, President Dunn’s leadership has accelerated CHSU’s growth including the opening of the College of Pharmacy, College of Osteopathic Medicine and Simulation Center, with plans to establish up to 10 health science related colleges in the coming years.
Accreditation & Licensing
California Health Sciences University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and its programs are approved to operate by the Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). Learn more about the accreditation status for the University and College programs.
Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)
WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA)
Explore Our Campus
CHSU’s campus is located in beautiful Clovis, California. The campus includes University Administrative offices and the College of Pharmacy at the buildings on Clovis Avenue and the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Simulation Center on Alluvial Avenue.