Graduate Education

Welcome to Cal Poly Graduate Education


We support students to achieve excellence in both practice-oriented and research-based professional graduate programs that develop the advanced knowledge and leadership skills necessary to contribute to and prosper in an increasingly competitive global context. We work to inspire students to innovate and excel in their educational and professional career objectives.

Important Dates, Deadlines and Events

Summer 2021 Deadlines

08/27/2021

Final Formal Study Plan (Graduating Students)

08/27/2021

Master's Exam, Project, or Thesis Approval Form (Graduating Students)

08/27/2021

Application for Graduation (Fall 2021)

Fall 2021 Deadlines

10/11/2021

Blended Programs Application Approval Form (Winter 2022 Blended transition)

10/11/2021

Postbaccalaureate Change of Objective (Winter 2022 Blended transition)

10/11/2021

Final Formal Study Plan (Graduating Students)

12/10/2021

Working Formal Study Plan & Advancement to Candidacy (New Students)

12/10/2021

Master's Exam, Project, or Thesis Approval Form (Graduating Students)

12/10/2021

Application for Graduation (Winter 2022 graduating students)

Events

08/16

2021 New Graduate Student Registration Opens (State-Support Programs)

03/19

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Packaging Value Chain Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

03/29

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Quantitative Economics Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

04/16

Fourth Annual Cal Poly Analytics Forum – April 16

View Forum Event Page

05/04

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

05/06

Orfalea College of Business: MBA Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

05/07

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Packaging Value Chain Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

05/13

Orfalea College of Business: MBA Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

05/20

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

Email gradbusiness@calpoly.edu to Register and get Zoom link.

Graduate Student Association (GSA) Winter Quarter Events:

Zoom Meeting ID: 849 8900 9577
Questions: Email grad@calpoly.edu

 

01/31

GSA Coffee Conversations

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

01/31

GSA Graduate Student Representative (GSR) Information Session

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

02/05

GSA Graduate Student Representative (GSR) Information Session

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

02/11

GSA Graduate Student Representative (GSR) Information Session

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

02/14

GSA Coffee Conversations: Valentine's Day theme

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

02/28

GSA Coffee Conversations

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

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Graduate Recognition

Graduate Education acknowledges and congratulates our award winning graduate students, outstanding graduates, their achievements and academic excellence.

Graduate Recognition