Useful Contacts

Division of Graduate Studies

5241 North Maple Ave., M/S TA51
Fresno CA 93740-8027 
Phone: 559.278.2448
Fax: 559.278.4658 

General Information
Reiko Elledge (Front Desk Manager) 559.278.2448 General information regarding DGS deadlines and events. Requests for Graduate Division forms, publications and recruitment materials.

Special Admissions, Classification, Advancement to Candidacy, Evaluation and Clearance of Graduate Degrees and Advanced Certificates 
Marcee Varela (Graduate Degree Manager) 559.278.2448
Coordinator for the Graduate Degree Specialist Unit, which includes all duties listed below in this section; clearance of master's/graduate degrees, doctoral degrees, and certificates of advanced study; issue letters of certification.

Misty Brazill (Graduate Degree Specialist-Students with last names beginning A-D) 559.278.2448
Evaluation of the following: special admits, change of degree objectives, administrative academic probation, disqualification, planned educational leaves classification requests, advancement to candidacy, program adjustment requests, course validations, graduation eligibility for graduate degrees and certificates of advanced study; clearance of master's/graduate degrees, doctoral degrees, and certificates of advanced study; issue letters of certification

Rachel Sunahara (Graduate Degree Specialist-Students with last names beginning E-M) 559.278.2448
Evaluation of the following: special admits, change of degree objectives, administrative academic probation, disqualification, planned educational leaves classification requests, advancement to candidacy, program adjustment requests, course validations, graduation eligibility for graduate degrees and certificates of advanced study

Melissa Rowe (Graduate Degree Specialist-Students with last names beginning N-Z) 559.278.2448
Evaluation of the following: special admits, change of degree objectives, administrative academic probation, disqualification, planned educational leaves classification requests, advancement to candidacy, program adjustment requests, course validations, graduation eligibility for graduate degrees and certificates of advanced study

Thesis and Dissertation Review, Publications, Committee Assignments
Chuck Radke (Thesis Consultant) 559.278.2448
Thesis and dissertation review and final approval, Graduate Writing Studio 
 
 Program Review, Course and Curriculum, Petitions
                  (Assistant to the Dean/Budget Assistant) 559.278.2448
Administrative support to the dean; program review (undergraduate and graduate); course and curriculum; undergraduate petitions to enroll in graduate level courses; graduate academic overload petitions

Outreach and Retention, Marketing, Website, Publications, Financial Opportunities 
                 (Graduate Outreach Coordinator) 559.278.2448 
Outreach and retention of students for graduate programs and certificates of advanced study; coordination of related recruitment, special events and marketing activities; fellowships (e.g., California Pre-Doctoral Scholars Program, Graduate Equity) and scholarships; financial opportunities; maintenance of Graduate Division website

Admissions – Domestic Students

Graduate Admissions Office
5150 North Maple, M/S JA57
Fresno CA 93740-8026
Phone: 559.278.4073
Location: Joyal Administration Building, #121
Email: graduateadmissions@listserv.csufresno.edu

Admissions - International Students

Office of International Admissions
5150 North Maple, M/S JA56
Fresno CA 93740-8026 USA
Phone: 559.278.2409
Fax: 559.278.7879

Email: IntlAdm@listserv.csufresno.edu
Location: Joyal Administration Building, #256 

Career Services
Location: Thomas Building, #103 
Phone: 559.278.2381 

Continuing and Global Education
Location: Education Building #130 
Phone: 559.278.0333 

Directory of Deans and Department Chairs

Directory of Graduate Program Coordinators (PDF document)
includes contacts for master's, doctoral, and advanced certificate programs 

Directory of Faculty and Staff
Search through the people directories and searches section 

International Student Services and Programs (ISSP)
LocationJoyal Administration Building, # 256
Phone: 559.278.2782  

Madden Library
Phone: 559.278.2174 

My.FresnoState.edu
Access your personal portal. 

Office of the Registrar (Admissions, Records, and Evaluations)
Location: Joyal Administration #106 
Phone: 559.278.2191 

Testing Office
Location: Family/Food Sciences Building #110 
Phone: 559.278.2457 

Transcripts (Admissions, Records, and Evaluations)
Location: Joyal Administration #130 
Phone: 559.278.4743