Career & Professional Development

New Students

Welcome to UCSB! Making the transition to graduate school can be an exciting but also anxious time. Check out the information and resources on this page to learn more about the community of scholars that you will be joining and how you can set yourself up for success.



You can email Robert Hamm (Director of Graduate Student Professional Development) or Shawn Warner-Garcia (Assistant Director of Professional Development).

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