Interested in Increasing Graduate Diversity? Become a GiGS Mentor! — 8/6/2019 Published: May 27, 2019 By: Andy Sohn Getting into Graduate School (GiGS) is a mentoring program sponsored by the Office for Graduate Diversity (OGD) and the Graduate Assembly. GiGS is designed to encourage UC Berkeley undergraduate students to prepare for, apply, and enroll in graduate school. Mentors receive $500 per semester. Applications are due August 16, 2019.