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Office of Graduate Studies
Newly Admitted Students

Congratulations on Your Admission to Sac State!


This is an exciting time and we wish you the best of luck in your academic career!

On this site you will find a wealth of resources to help you in your transition to studying at Sac State, including information on the campus and programs, as well as the Sacramento area and all that it has to offer.


Announcements


Writing Placement for Graduate Students (WPG) Exam
Exam Date:
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Registration Period:
January 2 - 13, 2017

Spring 2017 New Student Orientation (Master's Degree Students Only)

Tuition & Fees Payment and Deadline Info
http://www.csus.edu/aba/Student-Financial-Services/students/payments-fees-deadlines.html 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Answers to common questions for newly admitted students.


Campus Events


World Music Guest Artist: Carnatic Vocal

World Music Guest Artist: Carnatic Vocal

September 18, 2016

More info

Guest Artist: Hot Club Faux Gitane

Guest Artist: Hot Club Faux Gitane

September 30, 2016

More info

** HAVE TOU SUBMITTED A FINAL TRANSCRIPT WITH YOUR DEGREE POSTED? **

Academic Calendar
June 6-21, 2016 Transfer Student Orientation & Registration
July 4, 2016 Independence Day (Holiday - Campus Closed)
August 5, 2016 Late3 Orientation & Registration
August 6-14, 2016 Fall 2016 Registration Unavailable
August 15-25, 2016 Fall 2016 Open Registration and Change of Schedule Resume
August 24, 2016 Academic Year Begins
August 26-28, 2016 Fall 2016 Registration Unavailable
August 29, 2016 Instruction Begins
August 29-September 9, 2016 Fall 2016 Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment
September 5, 2016 Labor Day (Holiday - Campus Closed)
September 9, 2016 Admission Day (Holiday - observed on 12/27/16 - Campus open and classes held)
September 12-26, 2016 Fall 2016 Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment
September 27, 2016 Census Date
October 10, 2016 Columbus and Indigenous People's Day (Holiday - observed on 12/28/16 - Campus open and classes held)
November 11, 2016 Veteran's Day (Holiday - Campus Closed)
Nov 24-25, 2016 Thanksgiving (Holiday - Campus Closed)
Dec 9, 2016 Last Day of Instruction
Dec 12-16, 2016 Finals Week
Dec 16-17, 2016 Commencement
Dec 19, 2016 - January 23, 2017 Winter Recess
Dec 26, 2016- Jan 2, 2017 Holidays - Campus Closed
Jan 3, 2017 Last Day of Fall Semester

New to Sacramento?

Welcome to Sacramento!  Here are some resources to help you settle in and prepare to start your studies at Sac State.  The Sacramento region has a lot to offer and we know that you will love it as much as we do!