California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education

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Eligibility: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and Master's candidates(minimum GPA of 3.0 is recommended for all students)

Registration Opens:  September 25, 2017.

 Deadline to Register:  October 23, 2017 (subject to change once Forum reaches capacity).

This forum will not benefit those interested in obtaining a medical, dental, pharmacology or law degree.

The CA Forum for diversity in Graduate Education is an all-day program designed to acquaint students from underrepresented groups with the career and academic opportunities associated with advanced study in a wide range of disciplines. Students will have the opportunity to meet representatives of the nation's leading graduate schools offering Master's and Ph.D. degrees and to attend workshops and panel sessions. More than 100 leading graduate institutions and over 150 representatives have already reserved tables for the event.

Forum workshops will provide information about selecting the right graduate program; the graduate application process; financial aid opportunities; preparing for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and employment prospects.

Lunch and the Forum itself are FREE, but space is limited!

How to Register

To participate in the forum, please fill out this pre-reservation form. Once you fill out and submit the reservation form, you will receive further instructions on how to register for the Forum. 

Bus Reservation

Cal Poly Pomona will provide a bus for students to travel to CSU Channel Islands. You can reserve your spot on the bus by submitting a $20.00 refundable deposit, via a check, made out to "California Forum." Please submit your deposit for the bus reservation to the Graduate Studies Office located in Bldg. 1, Rm. 113. Space is limited, so please reserve your spot asap.  You will also be required to submit a release, hold harmless and informed consent form for participation in this field trip, which you can access under the "Event Information" section of this webpage. Please review the Student and Event Information to the right.  If you have any questions, contact the Graduate Studies Office at (909) 869-3331.

We hope you will take advantage of this great opportunity!!