Calendar & Deadlines

Calendar and Deadlines

March 1-31, 2022- Sociology Departmental Exit Survey.  We request that all Sociology majors complete the exit survey as they prepare to depart the program.  We highly value student input.  We use this information to review our program and introduce new initiatives.  Recent examples of responses to student input have been the creation of special Writing Sections in Theory and the Research Methods Concentration.  Please complete the survey by March 31, 2022.

There are 2 parts to this survey and part 1 can be found The link for Part 2 can be found at the end when you complete Part 1. 

April 15th The Departmental Citation is an award recognizing undergraduate excellence in the Dept. Each year we select one graduating senior to receive this award for his/her outstanding accomplishments for Sociology. More information regarding applications will be available soon.  

April 22nd- Each year we select one student to present the Sociology Undergraduate Address during the ceremony. Any graduating senior in sociology may apply to be the speaker. If interested, you should email a draft (more than an outline) of your proposed speech to Cristina Rojas at  The speech should be no longer than 3- 4 minutes. The Sociology Department reviews the proposals and makes the final selection.

May 2nd- Students can pick up their 2 free tickets from 424/426 Social Sciences on the days and times listed below:

Wednesday, May 5: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Thursday, May 6: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Monday, May 9: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Tuesday, May 10: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Wednesday, May 11: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

Thursday, May 12: 10-Noon and 2-4pm

May 14th - Commencement Convocation is a university-wide event celebrating the graduation of the Class of 2022. All graduating seniors (regardless of their major) are welcome to attend this virtual event. It will be held on Saturday, May 14th 10:00 am.
Please consult for details.

May 15th- Sociology Graduation Celebration Day! Our event will be held at 9 am in Zellerbach Hall.