Office of Graduate Studies

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    Welcome to the Office of Graduate Studies!
    Welcome to the Office of Graduate Studies!
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    Check out Cal State LA's graduate degrees and programs >
    Check out Cal State LA's graduate degrees and programs >
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    Learn about professional development opportunities in the Graduate Resource Center >
    Learn about professional development opportunities in the Graduate Resource Center >
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    Get ready for the thesis, project report, and dissertation >
    Get ready for the thesis, project report, and dissertation >

Library North A124

Phone: (323) 343–3820 | Fax: (323) 343–5653 | gradstudies@calstatela.edu

Hours: Monday–Thursday, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. & Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

The Office of Graduate Studies provides leadership and service to promote graduate studies and to provide research development support services to the university community. Special attention is given to interdisciplinary efforts that can contribute to leadership in a changing world. The Office of Graduate Studies offers funding opportunities, hosts New Graduate Student Orientation, oversees the thesis and dissertation submission process, and is home to the Graduate Resource Center.


MESSAGE ABOUT DACA

The Office of Graduate Studies stands in support of all DACA recipients and other undocumented students at Cal State LA, especially graduate and postbaccalaureate students affected by the rescinding of the DACA program. Our office is open and available to help you however we can, and we encourage affected students and allies to stay informed about resources, such as the Glazer Family Dreamers Resource Center and Cal State LA's Immigration Issues and Resources page.


EVENTS

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Thesis Workshops

March 20, April 4, 5, 11 & 12

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Grad Study Fest

May 7–11

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NEWS

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U.S. News ranks Cal State LA's nursing grad program among the best

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Cal State LA awarded grant to implement math teacher preparation program

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​SPOTLIGHT ON STUDENTS

A doctoral student, Berenice Onofre-Vasquez, wears a gown, tam, and yellow stole and waves a Peruvian flag at commencement 2017

Berenice Onofre Vásquez, EdD '17

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Amalia Castañeda, MA '17

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