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 link below for an Orientation Information Booklet which gives information on campus services, parking, graduation requirements and more.

Orientation Booklet: A Guide for New Graduate Students (PDF)

(If you need special accommodation to access this document, please contact the Office of Accessible Technology and Services.)

Fall 2019 New Graduate Student Orientation

Each fall new graduate students are invited to an orientation during the week prior to the beginning of the semester. Please join us Friday, August 23, 2019 in Bell Memorial Union (BMU) Room 203 from 3:00-4:30 PM for a short informational program, refreshments, and socializing with fellow graduate students, faculty, and Office of Graduate Studies staff. In the meantime, please read the Orientation Booklet available on this page.