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 Degree Clearance
Marcee Varela (Graduate Degree Manager) 559.278.2448
Coordinator for the Evaluation 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; 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 (alpha section N-Z)

Thesis and Dissertation Review, Publications, Committee Assignments
Chuck Radke (Thesis Consultant) 559.278.2448
Thesis and dissertation review and final approval, Graduate Writing Studio

Financial Opportunities, Petitions, Course and Curriculum, Program Review
Louise Neal (Administrative Analyst Specialist) 559.278.2448
Program review (undergraduate and graduate), fellowships, (California Pre-Doctoral Scholars Program), special programs, course and curriculum, UG petitions to enroll in graduate level courses, graduate academic overload petitions, and special events.

Recruitment and Retention, Marketing, Website, Publications
Marco "Tony" Diaz (Graduate Recruitment Coordinator) 559.278.2448
Recruitment and retention of students for graduate programs including certificates of advanced study, master's degree and doctoral programs, coordination of related recruitment, special events and marketing activities.

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)
Phone: 559.278.2782 
Location: Joyal Administration Building, # 256 

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