This year at a glance
The SDSU Graduate School coordinates a variety of events throughout the year for faculty, staff, and students to gain and share information and resources. For more information about any of the events listed below, contact SDSU Graduate School at 605-688-4181 or e-mail.
Events for the 2017–2018 academic year will posted throughout the summer. Stay tuned for updates!
Graduate School Orientation
August 17, 2018 3:00-5:00 pm
Agricultural Engineering Hall Room 100
Orientation is open to any new graduate student. The two hour session will cover the basics of graduate school, current policies and procedures that impact students, and professional development opportunities. There will also be time set aside for students to ask questions of the staff. Light refreshments will be provided. Information will be electronically available following the orientation session. Supplemental material, not covered during the orientation session, will be offered as part of the Graduate School Professional Development Program.
Professional Development Program
For more information about the professional development program or earning the professional development certificate visit the Graduate Student Professional Development page. Recordings and/presentations from events highlighted below will be placed on D2L for distance students and those who are unable to attend presentations in person. If you would like to receive credit for attending a workshop not listed below, please contact the Graduate School for accommodations. Students not completing the professional development certificate are welcome at any of the following events. Events denoted with an asterisk (*) are sponsored by the Graduate School.
Additional Workshops TBD as schedules become available.
Professional Development Series: Graduate Recognition Event
April 23, 2019 at 5:00 pm Student Union - Hobo Day Gallery
Recognition event for those students who successfully met the requirements of the Professional Development Program and for graduate student award winners for the 2017-18 academic year. Recipients will be recognized and presented a certificate. Light appetizers and refreshments will be served. Event is open to all graduate students!
Graduate Faculty Training Workshops
- Thursday, September 13, 2018 3:00-5:00 pm
- Wednesday, November 14, 2018 10:00 am - Noon
- Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:00-5:00 pm
- Thursday, April 11, 2019 10:00 am - Noon
Morrill Hall 104
Explanation of Graduate School policies, procedures, and expectations of graduate faculty.