CSU Science Deans Retreat

CSU Channel Islands

September 27-29, 2023

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CSU Science Deans Retreat

daily schedules here.


Santa Rosa Island

Latitude: 33° 57' 56.45" N

Longitude: -120° 06' 30.13" W


CI SRIRS Interdisciplinary Research

CSU Channel Islands

One University Drive

Camarillo, CA 93012

CSUCI History

Camarillo State Hospital

Channel Islands Boating Center

3880 Bluefin Circle

Oxnard, CA 93035

CIBC History

CIBC Video


Hotel Registration

A group rate of $249 per night has been secured at the Four Points Ventura Harbor Resort from Tuesday, September 26 - Saturday, September 30.

Call 805-658-1212 and mention “CSU Channel Islands” to secure the group rate for the retreat. The last day to book a room at the hotel with the group discount is Friday, August 25.

Four Points Ventura Harbor Resort

1050 Schooner Drive, Ventura 93001

Event Registration

Select this link to register for the 2023 CSU Science Dean's Retreat. The retreat fee is $280 per person and includes a trip to the CSUCI Santa Rosa Island Research Station (SRIRS). If you opt out of the trip to the SRIRS, the retreat fee is $180 per person.

Day 1

Wed Sep 27

7:15 am

Arrive at Island Packers

1691 Spinnaker Drive, #105B

Ventura, CA 93001

8:00 am- 11:00 am

Channel Crossing

11:00 am- 2:30 pm

Research Station

2:30 pm- 5:30 pm

Channel Crossing

Day 2

Thurs Sep 28

7:30 - 7:45 am

Arrive at CSU Channel Islands

One University Drive

Camarillo, CA 93012

Park behind Sage Hall in the Lot A2 reserved stalls and walk across the street to Grand Salon

8:00 - 9:00 am

Registration and Breakfast

9:15 am - 11:15 am


Route from Lot A2 to Grand Salon

11:30- 12:15 pm

Site Tour

12:15 - 1:15 pm


1:15 - 1:30 pm

Group Photo

1:30 - 4:15 pm


5:00 - 8:00 pm

Networking and Dinner


1601 Victoria Avenue

Oxnard, CA 93035

Day 3

Fri Sep 29

7:45 - 8:00 am

Arrive at CI Boating Center

3880 Bluefin Circle

Oxnard, CA 93035

Open parking is available in CIBC lots

8:00 am- 9:00 am


9:15 - 12:15 pm


12:30 - 1:30 pm

Lunch and Closing remarks

Masala Twist

2810 Harbor Blvd, #B1

Oxnard, CA 93035

1:45 - 5:00 pm

Optional Kayak Tour

CI Boating Center

Route from CIBC to Masala Twist


Ventura County offers a wide range of activities. Whether you are visiting for the retreat or extending your stay through the weekend, you'll find a variety of entertainment options.

Enjoy an early morning or evening stroll with our walking map. This route starts at the hotel and ends in the Ventura Harbor at the Channel Islands National Park Visitors Center. It clocks in at just under 2.75 miles roundtrip.


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One University Drive

Madera 2300

Camarillo, 93012