This article is from the Sacramento FAQ, by David F. Prenatt, Jr. with numerous contributions by others.
184.108.40.206) State Colleges and Universities.
While many fine four year colleges and universities maintain a
presence in Sacramento, the University of California, Davis (U.C.
Davis) about 20 miles west of downtown Sacramento is the regional
mecca of higher education. For more information on U.C. Davis, see
the U.C. Davis USENET FAQ (see Section 1.5 for information on how to
obtain the U.C. Davis USENET FAQ) or visit the U.C. Davis Home Page on
the World Wide Web (<http://www.ucdavis.edu/ >). The California State
University, Sacramento (CSU Sacramento) provides an affordable local
alternative to U.C. Davis. For more information on CSU Sacramento,
California State University Sacramento
6000 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819
World Wide Web Home Page: <http://www.csus.edu/ >