Graduate Studies

New Student Orientation

We are pleased to welcome new students to CSU, Chico. Graduate students are supported by many faculty and staff across campus, most notably, their academic departments and the Office of Graduate Studies. Please see the links below for guides and pages full of important information for new graduate students.

New Graduate Student FAQ 

Our Grad Guides page(opens in new window) contains three important links for guides: Guide for New Graduate Students - to familiarize yourself with Chico State resources; Graduate Studies Guide to Policies, Procedure, and Format - an overview of rules, regulations, policies, and helpful information; and Grad Education Policies page - for regulations, student responsibilities, and other critical information.

Our  Signing Up for Classes(opens in new window) page, Steps Toward Earning a Master's Degree(opens in new window) page, and Graduate Degree Progression(opens in new window) page also contain important information useful to new and continuing graduate students. 

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