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

Winter 2021 Deadlines

03/19/2021

Application for Graduation (Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Graduating Students)

03/19/2021

Working Formal Study Plan & Advancement to Candidacy (Winter 2021 New Students)

03/19/2021

Master's Thesis/Project/Exam Approval Form (Winter 2021 Graduating Students)

Events

01/14

Fund Your Grad School Exploration & Studies

Thursday, January 14, 12:10 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Looking for ways to fund your exploration of graduate schools and a doctoral program? The CSU provides funding opportunities for both! Learn how to apply to the Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholar Program (due 2/19/21) and CSU Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (due 2/1/21). Come learn about these programs and how they can support you!
Join with Zoom Meeting ID Meeting ID: 875 6622 0326.

Email grad@calpoly.edu / lsamp@calpoly.edu with questions.

01/26

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Business Analytics Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

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

01/28

Orfalea College of Business: MBA Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

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

01/29

Orfalea College of Business: MS in Quantitative Economics Info Session

View OCOB Events Page

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

02/10

MA Educational Leadership and Administration (ELAP) Info Sessions

Wednesday, February 10th 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PT (Zoom)

Registration Form for ELAP Info Session.

02/11

5th Annual Social Justice Teach-In (Events all day)

View CLA Event Page for registration links

02/11

Orfalea College of Business: MBA Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

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

02/19

Beyond the Bachelor's: Preparing for Graduate Programs as a Student Parent

Friday, February 19, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Beyond the Bachelor's Zoom

02/25

Orfalea College of Business: MBA Info Sessions

View OCOB Events Page

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

03/10

MA Educational Leadership and Administration (ELAP) Info Sessions

Wednesday, March 10th 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PT (Zoom)

Registration Form for ELAP Info Session.

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