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Graduate Student Events & Opportunities

Protected Writing Time

Sacramento State's Protected Writing Time is a series of workshops designed to help students with the writing progress leading to the completion of a prospectus, thesis, project, dissertation, or other academic writing/professional development. We encourage graduate students to sign-up for this workkshop series to help with dedicate time to their writing. There is no cost, units, or grading for this series!

Workshops include group meetings, individual accountability measures, and at least three hours of writing each session. All sessions are held on an online platform via Canvas.

Applications for Fall 2022 have closed. Please check back with us for Spring 2023 applications!

Protected Writing Time Meeting Dates:

  • Required: September 10 & 24, October 8 & 22, November 5 & 19
  • Optional: September 17, October 1, 15, & 29, November 12

Meeting Times: 9 am to 12 pm

Graduate Scholar Opportunities

The Office of Graduate Studies is dedicated to assisting our students in expanding their academic professional development. As part of that mission, we are providing information on funding opportunities that are open to graduate-level studies. Funding opportunities are posted on a rolling basis, please check our website regularly for updated information:

Graduate Studies Updates Fall 2022

graduate-studies/spotlights/fall-2022-graduate-studies-updates-1-2.pdf