Letter from the President

Welcome to Northern California University, where appreciating your dreams is indeed our personal mission!

On behalf of our faculty, staff and students, I want to extend a warm welcome to Northern California University.  I am delighted that you have chosen to attend our University and am confident that you will find that we are a close-knit learning community with faculty that are committed to outstanding teaching, scholarship, creative learning and who are dedicated to preparing educated citizens for society. As you make your preparations to attend Northern California University, our faculty and staff share your excitement and are ready to assist you in taking that first important step. Northern California University is student-centered, affordable, and are committed to making your educational experiences as convenient and fulfilling as possible. We are hopeful that you will take full advantage of the many educational opportunities NCalU offers you.

At Northern California University we strive to create an educational environment that encourages students to be competitive and successful in an increasingly global economy.  I value diversity in every sense of the word and believe that diversity promotes intellectual curiosity, leadership, ensures cooperation and respect for cultural values and national diversity, and enriches the educational experiences of our students world-wide. I am dedicated to infusing our community and curricula with a strong commitment to diversity, excellence and innovation; so that you will be prepared to truly succeed.

I am strongly convinced that each of you has the potential to achieve your personal, professional and academic goals. I want you to believe the same and to put forth your best effort toward that very attainment. The university family, as a whole, will work with you every step of the way to make your years at NCalU not only academically successful, but also personally pleasant and rewarding. Please, do not hesitate to seek our help whenever you feel you need it!

……….Again my warmest and sincerest welcome!

Warmest Regards,

Dr. Sandy Williams, EdD



Eleanor Roosevelt, once said: "The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience."