Graduate Student Resources

  • Undocumented Student Services at EOP offers graduate support to both undocumented graduate and undergraduate students at University of California, Santa Cruz through the Graduate Student Mentor.



    Have questions about graduate school? Join my virtual drop-in hours! Check out the USS Calendar linked below to see my hours. You can find the Zoom link in the event description!
    Our Graduate Student Mentor can offer support regarding:
    • Grad School Applications
      • Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement
      • Requesting Letters of Recommendation
      • Writing Sample
      • Fee waivers
      • Admission Test Resources
    •  Preparing Resumes, Cover Letters, or CV (Curriculum vitae)
    •  Income generation opportunities (scholarships/fellowships)
    •  Supporting your search for appropriate graduate programs 
    •  Emailing Graduate Divisions or Professors on your behalf 
    •  Graduate Student Alliance (GSA) council updates 
    •  Information about Graduate school lifestyle
    USS resources available to Graduate Students include:
    • Programs and Services
      • Food Voucher Program
      • Emergency Funding Program
      • USS Graduate Student Mentor Drop-in Hours
      • USS Newsletter
      • Social Media
    • Workshops and Events
      • CA Dream Act Application Clinic
      • Graduate Student Quarterly Socials
      • End of Year Celebration
    • Legal Services
      • Legal Intake Days
      • UC-Wide Webinars
      • Know Your Rights Workshops