Resources for Prospective Graduate Students


Welcome! This page has been set up as a complement to the printed materials we normally distribute during our visit with newly admitted graduate students. Contact with any issues or questions.



For an overview of Comparative Literature departmental policies and procedures, you can refer to our current Graduate Program Handbook.


Designated Emphasis Programs

Many Comp Lit graduate students decide to join a Designated Emphasis program as well. Here are links to the programs that our students have joined in the past. 


Resources from the Graduate Division

These include links about housing, establishing CA residency, health insurance, and more. 

Resources from the Office of Graduate Diversity

Resource Guide for Graduate Student Parents

Professional Development Resources

Health Insurance Benefits for Graduate Students

Housing Information 

Residency Cheat Sheet

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