Applying To The Graduate Program

The Geology Department will soon be taking applications for Fall 2016!
Check back to see when applications will start to be accepted.
Please be aware that the deadline for Applications is March 1, 2016

There are two steps to applying for the program:

  1. Please go to for information on the online application process
  2. You will also need to submit application materials to the Geology Department which will consist of:
    a. 3 letters of recommendation (may also be emailed to
    b. Expanded statement of interest

The supplemental application materials can be mailed to:
Sacramento State
Geology Department
Graduate Program
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6043

For more information please feel free to contact the department office at (916) 278-6337 or email