In addition to San Diego State University, three not-for-profit auxiliary employers
operate to provide services for the University. The SDSU Research Foundation furthers
the educational, research and community service mission of SDSU. Aztec Shops provides
a diverse portfolio of products and services including operation of the SDSU Bookstore,
SDSU Dining, and management of commercial and real estate properties surrounding the
campus. Associated Students of SDSU is a student-directed organization that manages
programs and facilities enjoyed by students, faculty, staff, and the community-at-large.