These are downloadable documents.
When Head Graduate Adviser signature is requested, the Graduate Adviser can sign on behalf of the DGS/Head Graduate Adviser.
DO NOT EDIT IN YOUR WEB BROWSER.
Save the blank pdf file first and then edit locally on your computer with adobe reader.
PDF forms should be filled out on your computer and then printed.
If you fill them out by hand be sure to print clearly. Signature blanks must be hand signed and dated.
For All Students
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
- MA Conference Report pdf or MA Conference Report in Word
- QE Fields & Faculty List (Revised Spring 2018)
- Faculty QE Preparation Process (Revised Spring 2018)
- 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.)