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Office of Graduate Studies
Newly Admitted Students

Orientation Info


Congratulations on your admission to Sacramento State this Spring 2017 semester.  Spring 2017 Orientations have already been completed, but you can view the presentation from the orientation here: Spring 2017 Orientation

Please Note: These orientations are for Master's Degree students only.

Spring 2017 Orientations took place:

New Student Orientation (Session I)
Date:  Tuesday, January 24, 2017 
Time:  2:30pm – 4:30pm
Location:  Hinde Auditorium, University Union

New Student Orientation (Session II)
Date:  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 
Time:  3:30pm – 5:30pm
Location:  Hinde Auditorium, University Union

New Student Orientation (Session III)
Date:  Tuesday, February 7, 2017 
Time:  6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location:  Hinde Auditorium, University Union

During the orientation, the Office of Graduate Studies (OGS) reviewed important information for Master’s degree seeking students such as:

  • Writing Placement for Graduates requirement;
  • Classification;
  • Advancement to Candidacy;
  • Petition for Exceptions;
  • Academic Standing;
  • Grade Appeals;
  • Important deadlines;
  • Grants/fellowship; and more. Master’s degree seeking students. 

If you have any question(s), please call the Office of Graduate Studies at (916) 278-6470 between the hours of 9am – 3pm (Monday – Friday).