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

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION (for Master’s and Doctoral Degree Students)

  • 1. Wednesday, August 30, 2017 (Foothill Suite, University Union):
    • Session 1: 4:30pm – 6pm
    • Session 2: 6:30pm – 8pm
  • 2. Thursday, September 7, 2017 (Summit Room, University Union):
    • Session 1: 4:30pm – 6pm
    • Session 2: 6:30pm – 8pm

Please call the Office of Graduate Studies at (916) 278-6470 to register for one of the New Student Orientation Sessions

June 1 - August 4, 2017: Registration period for new graduate and credential students who have accepted admission and matriculated.

Writing Placement for Graduates (WPG) Exam 
Next Exam Date:
 Saturday, August 26, 2017
Registration Period:  Monday, August 7, 2017 through Friday, August 18, 2017
For more information, please visit our Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) page

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


Tahoe Rim Trail Backpacking

Tahoe Rim Trail Backpacking

August 5, 2017

More info

University Union Phlagleblast

University Union Phlagleblast

September 6, 2017

More info

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Academic Calendar
March 6, 2017 17/18 Annual Class Schedule Available at My Sac State
March 6-April 28, 2017 Departmental and Academic Advising
May 1-19, 2017 Fall 2017 Registration for continuing students
May 20-29, 2017 Fall 2017 Registration unavailable
May 24, 2017 Last Day of Academic Year 2016-2017
May 25, 2017 Summer Semester Begins
May 30-June 2, 2017 Fall 2017 Registration resumes for continuing students
June 1-20, 2017 Transfer student orientation and registration
June 27-Aug 4, 2017 Freshman orientation and registration
July 4, 2017 Independence Day (Holiday, Campus Closed)
Aug 4, 2017 Late Orientation and registration
August 6-13, 2017 Fall 2017 registration unavailable
August 14-24, 2017 Fall 2017 Open Registration and Change of Schedule resumes
August 20, 2017 Summer Semester Ends
August 23, 2017 Academic Year Begins
August 23-25, 2017 University-wide and/or College Meetings (Academic Workdays)
August 25-27, 2017 Fall 2017 Registration unavailable
August 28, 2017 Instruction Begins
August 28-Sept 8, 2017 Fall 2017 Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment
September 4, 2017 Labor Day (Holiday Campus Closed)
September 9, 2017 Admission Day (Holiday Observed on 12/26/17) Campus Open and Classed Held
September 11-25, 2017 Fall 2017 Late Registration and Change of Schedule done by petition at departments
September 25, 2017 Census Date
October 9, 2017 Columbus and Indigenous People's Day (Holiday Observed on 12/27/17) Campus Open and Classes Held
November 10, 2017 Veteran's Day (Holiday Campus Closed1)
November 23-24, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday/Academic Holiday - Campus Closed except for limited intra-campus operations
December 8, 2017 Last Day of Instruction
December 11-15, 2017 Finals Week
December 15-16, 2017 Commencement
Dec. 18, 2017 - Jan. 22, 2018 Winter Recess (Students)
December 25, 2017 Christmas Day (Holiday, Campus Closed)
December 26, 2017 Admission Day Observed (Holiday, Campus Closed)
December 27, 2017 Columbus and Indigenous People's Day Observed (Holiday, Campus Closed)
December 28, 2017 Lincoln's Birthday Observed (Holiday, Campus Closed)
December 29, 2017 Presidents' Day Observed (Holiday, Campus Closed)
January 1, 2018 New Year's Day (Holiday, Campus Closed)
January 2, 2018 Last Day of Fall Semester; Fall Grades Due
January 3-16, 2018 Winter Recess Faculty