Graduate Studies Resource Center


The GSRC provides graduate school related resources and events for prospective and current post-bac students related to graduate studies including:

  • One-on-one advising for current graduate students or students interested in applying to graduate school by appointment request or drop-in basis (appointment recommended)
  • Individualized support with applying to graduate programs including writing the statement of purpose, preparing the CV/résumé, securing letters of recommendation, and learning about funding for graduate studies
  • Graduate writing support for post-baccalaureate students (master's, credential, certificate, or doctoral) seeking one-on-one help for a class paper, thesis/dissertation, research project, or grant proposal (by appointment request only)
  • Graduate school-related workshops for all current and prospective grad students (see Workshops & Events page for details)
  • Funding opportunities for student scholarships and travel grants for students to attend academic conferences
  • Graduate events including the GSRC’s annual Graduate Research Conference, Graduate & Professional Schools Fair, and Graduate Writing Institute
  • Mock interviews for graduate admissions
  • ​Short-term laptop loan program for CSULB post-baccalaureate students
  • Study space for students - all undergraduate and graduate students welcome​

Students interested in pursuing a post-baccalaureate program (e.g., master's, certificate, credential, or doctoral) are encouraged to visit the GSRC located in Library 504 or contact us for more information.