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Grants & Awards Deadline

Probationary Faculty Development Grant - Deadline October 26, 2018

Chancellor's Doctorial Incentive Program (CDIP) - Deadline February 1, 2019

California Pre-Doctorial Awards (Sally Cassanova) - Deadline February 8, 2019

Graduate Equity Fellowship – Deadline April 5, 2019

Northern CA Forum (University of California, Davis) - Deadline April 6, 2019

Southern CA Forum (University of California, San Diego) - Deadline October 27, 2018

GRE Preparation 

GRE Word of the Day:

Machination-plot or scheme

Intro- 9/20

Writing- 9/25

Verbal- 9/27

Quantitative*- 10/2

Practice Test- 10/9

*=please bring scratch paper and a calculator


GRE Prep Resources

ETS.org - Official GRE website - FREE

Magoosh - Online and App - Free 7 day trial

For vocabulary assistance check out Vocabulary.com

For pronunciation assistance check out The Free Dictionary

Free GRE Prep Workshops

The Graduate Diversity Program at Sacramento State will be holding GRE Prep Workshops beginning in June. If you would like to see the schedule click here. If you are interested contact the Graduate Diversity office at (916) 278-3834 or via email at msp-02@csus.edu to reserve a spot.

Welcome to the Graduate Diversity Program 

The Graduate Diversity Program at Sacramento State offers many great programs and opportunities. We are committed to expanding the student diversity in graduate education by providing academic opportunities to disadvantaged and underrepresented students. We assist students in several ways including financial, academic and community support.  To the left you will find links to various resources and information about the Graduate Diversity Program at Sacramento State. Let your dreams begin here!


New  Graduate Preparation Academy (GPA)

The Graduate Preparation Academy (GPA) is designed to prepare undergraduate students for admission and study at the graduate level. For more information click here.


Considering Grad School?

The decision to attend graduate school is huge. This workshop will introduce students to the opportunities presented by obtaining a graduate degree. Learn about the average timeline to complete an advanced degree, career opportunities, and steps to take as undergraduate to prepare for the competitive application process.

October 19, 2018 from 12-2 pm in the University Union Folsom Room (3rd floor)


Graduate School Panel

Are you interested in attending graduate school? Attending this special GPA workshop featuring a panel of current graduate students as they share their best tips for preparing for grad school as an undergrad. This event is open to undergraduate students from any field.

November 9, 2018 from 2-3:45 pm in the University Union, Auburn Room (3rd floor)