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Time to celebrate you.

In recognition of the important contributions, impact, and value of our 13,000+ academic and professional graduate students at UC Berkeley, we are pleased to celebrate Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week April 5-11, 2023.

With help from campus partners and your fellow graduate students, we’ve organized a week of over 15 virtual and in-person workshops, socials, and promotional giveaways.

April 5 – Kick off GPSAW with free food and games! Graduate Student Spring Mixer 

Wednesday, April 5, 4 – 5:00 p.m. PT @ the Campanile. Food will be first come first served. RSVP Today.

April 5 – 11

Choose from over 15 events – from free donuts, to tote bags and professional development workshops, check out the GPSAW calendar and RSVP to the events that work for you. 

April 11 – End the week with Grad Slam

Tune in virtually to cheer on your fellow graduate students as they showcase their research in a series of three-minute talks.

Tuesday, April 11, 3 – 5:00 p.m. PT via live stream. Register to watch.