Hotel Near Sonoma State University


Boasting one of the most "green" campuses in the US, this wine country university is at the foothills of Rohnert Park, in Northern California. Copeland Creek and University Lakes are a few of the beautiful natural features on the campus, where the buildings and educational facilities evoke an appreciation for urban-style architecture and modern sustainability. See modern and contemporary works from regional, national and international artists at the SSU Art Gallery. The museum also features works from teachers and students, and hosts art events throughout the year. Don't miss the Campus Recreation Center or the Green Music Center, and sign up for a guided tour of the scenic campus.


  • Hours: Student Center visiting hours are Monday - Friday 7 am to 5 pm.
  • Events: Campus Movie Fest, Fill the Hill (Baseball), Spirit Week, Pack the Den (Basketball), Big Nite, LoboFest
  • Activities: Holocaust & Genocide Memorial Grove, Art gallery, Career fairs, Workshops, Athletic, Campus tours


  • Does Sonoma State University offer tours for visitors?

    Yes, all visitors of Sonoma State University can sign up for a guided group tour or a self-guided tour online. All reservations must be within at least two days in advance of visit date. Tours of the SSU campus are given on Monday through Friday at 10:30 am, 1 pm or 2:30 pm, or on Saturdays at 12 pm. Tours begin at the Student Outreach Office in Salazar 1010 and typically run about an hour and a half. Expect to explore the halls, dorms, dining facilities and recreational centers while visiting.
  • Is there a Holocaust Memorial on campus?

    Yes, The Holocaust & Genocide Memorial Grove at Sonoma State University is dedicated to the survivors and victims of the genocides committed throughout the world. Their goal is to create awareness and educate past travesties, as well as to enforce activists to continue to protect human rights awareness in the future. The memorial is set lakeside on campus, which provides a perfect place to relax, reflect and remember.