Study from Home with the College of Ethnic Studies

Study from Home
with the College of Ethnic Studies

Start planning now for Fall 2021

San Francisco State University is working hard to provide some face-to-face classes for all students, especially first-year students.

The College of Ethnic Studies will be offering about 70% of our more than 400 classes online. 

Learn about the impact of the pandemic on communities of color.

Learn about coalitional movements against police violence and the carceral state.

Courses are available for




To register

SFSU Students:

Go to University schedule

Look up classes by prefix

  • AFRS - Africana Studies
  • AIS - American Indian Studies
  • AA S - Asian American Studies
  • LTNS - Latina/Latino Studies
  • RRS - Race & Resistance Studies
  • ETHS - Includes intro classes, Metro Academy, GWAR, supervisory courses

CSU Students:

Go to  CSU Fully Online
    Choose your home campus from the list of CSUs (*not* San Francisco)
    Indicate the discipline (AFRS, AIS, AA S, LTNS, RRS, ETHS) to see open classes at San Francisco
    No additional fees for CSU students


Non-CSU Students:

including UC Students and out-of-state students

    Register through the College of Extended Learning: Open University
    Cost is about $1200 per 3 unit class
    or call -

    Call (415) 405-7700, option 5 to register



For more information: Email Dorothy Ross (Dean's Office) · Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 9 am to 12 pm, 1 to 5 pm (Closed 12:00p.m. -1:00p.m.) · Phone: 415.338.1693 · Email: