Living in the Central Valley

Travel/Leisure and Surrounding Cities

Fresno County is conveniently located in Central California, within a days drive of San Francisco and Los Angeles. We are known for our great year-round weather, boasting over 300 days of sunshine a year. Fresno County also features a diverse selection of dining, shopping, and attractions- all within 90 minutes of three national parks. The campus is within easy driving distance of San Francisco, Los Angeles, Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks, the Monterey Peninsula, Lake Tahoe, beaches, sailing lakes and numerous ski resorts.  Fresno boasts one of the most reasonable housing markets in California and offers a wide array of locally grown fruits and produce.

For more information on what's happening in the city, visit the Fresno/Clovis Convention and Visitor Bureau's website at: www.PlayFresno.org.

Local Transportation

Fresno and its surrounding cities offer a wide array of transportation around the city and state. For additional information on the Fresno Yosemite International Airport, visit the FlyFresno website. For more information on the Fresno Area Express (FAX), please visit the City of Fresno Public Transportation website. For more information on the Clovis Stageline, please visit the City of Clovis Public Transportation website. The V-Line also provides transportation to Fresno State from Visalia.

With a valid BulldogCard, students and employees can ride the FAX, Clovis Transit, V-Line and Bulldog Express for free!