These are downloadable documents.
When Head Graduate Adviser signature is requested, the Graduate Adviser can sign on behalf of the DGS/Head Graduate Adviser.
Independent Study for a grade
Pre-Advancement Forms and Info
- Graduate Study List Form pdf or Graduate Study List Form in Word (due once per semester)
- Change of Personal Advisor Form
- Sociology QE Application (Submit to GSAO two weeks before QE exam date.)
- Grad Division QE Application. See this tutorial for instructions. (Submit after GSAO approves Sociology QE Application.)
Advancement to Candidacy
- Advancement to Candidacy Form in student's CalCentral portal under My Dashboard/Higher Degree Committees Form. See this tutorial for instructions.
- Doctoral Candidacy Review in student's CalCentral portal under My Dashboard/Doctoral Candidacy Review (Due once per year, August-July each year.)
- Change of Committee form (See YouTube tutorial)
- Request for Certificate of Degree Completion (If you need early verification of filing date for new job after graduation.)