Writing Placement for Graduate Students
Monday, July 28, 2014
Monday, June 30, 2014 - Friday, July 18, 2014
Exam Fee: $20 check or money order (NO CASH) payable to Sacramento
Sacramento State Graduate Students are required to meet one of the following, before
they may advance to candidacy: an equivalency standard upon entry to the University,
earn a grade of B or higher in a Graduate Writing Intensive (GWI) course, or the
WPG. Graduate Students must complete the first step of the GWAR requirement before
they will be allowed to advance to candidacy. See "Graduation
Requirements in Writing " in the
online class schedule. For additional information, please contact the
English Department in Calaveras Hall, Room 103, (916) 278-6409 or the Office
of Graduate Studies in Riverfront Center, Room 206, (916) 278-6470.
Registering for the WPG
WPG sign ups are
Monday, June 30, 2014 to Friday, July 18, 2014
, for the
Monday, July 28, 2014
There is a make-up test for this exam on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. To qualify for a make-up exam please refer to Fall 2013/Spring 2014 Student Registration & Advising Guide, "Graduation
Requirements in Writing".
The online registration process takes approximately five minutes to complete. Once
you sign in using your SacLink user name and password, you will be asked two registration
questions to see if you are eligible to receive testing accommodations for the WPG.
Read these questions carefully and answer them appropriately. You will then be asked
to provide an email address where you can be contacted with your registration confirmation
and any follow-up information regarding the WPG.
Once you complete the registration process, you will be given a confirmation page
with your assigned test time and location, as well as other important information
you'll need to know for the day of the test. You will also be given an opportunity
to sign up for a free, informational workshop. You can review your test confirmation
information at any time by returning to this site and signing back into the registration
Make sure to log out after you complete registration.
Once your registration is complete, the Writing Programs Office will review your
information to ensure your eligibility to take the WPG and to receive the accommodations
you've requested. Ineligible students will have their test registration cancelled.
If you are ready to register, press the button below to begin the registration process.
(Students will need their Saclink account and password to access this section)