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Graduate Studies Orientation and Mixer

  • Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2018
  • Time: 4:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Where: University Student Union

Student Poster Showcase

  • Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (U-Hour); 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Optional Networking Hour)
  • Where: University Student Union Ballroom
  • Submission Deadline: TBA

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Symposium on Student Research, Creative Activities, & Innovation

  • Applications Due: TBA
  • Prep Session: DATE TBA 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (U-Hour)
  • Oral Presentation: Friday, March 1, 2019 3:00 PM (Markstein Hall, Various Locations)

Participation Criteria

CSU Scholarship Program Deadlines:

Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP)
2019-20 Applications (Available January 2019)
DUE: February 2019
Please read the CSU CDIP Eligibility page for important eligibility updates and the Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program website for CSU system wide information. 

California Pre-Doc Program
2019-20 Applications (Available December 2018)
DUE: February 2019
Please see the Pre-Doc for CSU system wide details. 


Congratulations to all of our Cougars who presented at the 2017 CSU Statewide Competition!


Maylin Caldwell, Arthur Castaneda, Tiersa Cosaert, Francisco Fernandez, Andrea Flores, Petrona Gregorio, Karina Guadalupe, Kathryn Layton, James Oakley, and Stephanie Price all presented at this year's CSU Statewide Competition. More information on their projects and presentations can be found on the Symposium webpage.

A special congratulations to Andrea Flores who was a 2017 Statewide winner!

Each year CSUSM hosts an annual symposium for undergraduate and graduate scholarly activities.  Finalists from the symposium are funded to travel to the CSU Statewide Competition. This year's Statewide Competition was hosted by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Photos from the 2017 CSU Statewide Competition and the 2017 Symposium on Student Research can be found on our website.

CSUSM Graduate Students: Where are they now?

With graduation upon us, we would like to invite all of our graduates, new and old, to let us know where their graduate studies have taken them! Check out our Alumni Map to see where other graduate studies alumni from CSUSM are studying!

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