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How To Join the UC Davis Graduate/Professional Housing Facebook Group

These instructions have been updated in February 2021 to reflect changes in the group membership request process. Instructions

Please note that the UC Davis Housing--Grad/Professional Students group is a student-run Facebook group and that UC Davis Graduate Studies is not administrator. If you still have trouble accessing the group after following all the instructions below, please contact the UC Davis Housing--Grad/Professional Students group administrator.

The GSADC Blog: Can I Get Me Some Resources?!?

I am so excited to bring you the first quarterly GSADC blog of the 2019/20 academic year! It has been a whirlwind of a few months but I am so proud and extremely happy to serve as an advocate for graduate students across the UC Davis Campus. Rather than elaborate about what my day-to-day activities as the GSADC has been like thus far (to put it simply: meetings, meetings, and more meetings!

The GSADC Blog: What is a GSADC and How Many Times Do You Have to Feed It?

Welcome to the Graduate Student Assistant to the Dean and Chancellor (GSADC) blog for the 2018/2019 academic year. My goal for this blog is to share what I have been doing in this role in an effort to promote communication and transparency, and to provide a looking glass into my schedule, my goals, and my hopes for the graduate and professional student community. You will also get a glimpse into my academic life and fun things that happen to me during the year.

7 Tips to Help You Successfully Complete Your Dissertation

Let’s face it - writing is hard! Writing your thesis/dissertation is a lot like long-distance running; it requires isolation, endurance, time, and motivation.  Most doctoral students are long-distance running for about three years.  Here are seven quick tips to help you put things in order well before your final deadline.

1. Keep your thesis/dissertation committee up-to-date on your progress.