Details and Logistics

 2019 Northern California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
Sonoma State University
October 12, 2019

Thank you for your interest. Registration for the Fall 2019 Diversity Forum is now closed.

Please contact Lauren Dalupan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be added to the wait list. 

2020 Southern California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
University of California, Los Angeles
April 18, 2020

Registration for the Spring 2020 Diversity Forum will open in early January. Recruiters will be notified via e-mail. 

Registration Details

Recruiter Fair Details

The recruiter fair, held in conjunction with the Forum, will take place between 12:00 noon and 3:00 p.m. Recruiters may sign-in at the recruiter registration area beginning at 9:00 AM. A green room for recruiters and speakers will also be available beginning at 9:00 AM.  Workshops for students will be held throughout the day in classrooms surrounding the recruiter fair.  To facilitate student interaction, there will be NO scheduled workshops between 12:00-2:00 PM.

The day’s scheduled events include:

  • 9:00-11:30 AM, Recruiter registration opens and recruiter table set-up begins
  • 10:30-1:00 PM, Recruiter lunches available
  • 12:00-3:00 PM, Recruiter fair

Shipping and Handling of Materials

A shipping label will be provided with the campus address.  If possible, schedule materials to be delivered to Sonoma State University no later than October 4, 2019.

Directions and Parking

Traveling to Sonoma State University

Sonoma State University is located 50 miles north of San Francisco, off Highway 101, adjacent to the communities of Rohnert Park and Cotati.

From San Francisco Bay Area

  • Highway 101 north to Rohnert Park Expressway exit.
  • Turn right onto Rohnert Park Expressway and follow to its end at Petaluma Hill Road.
  • Right on Petaluma Hill Road to the stoplight at East Cotati Avenue.
  • Right on East Cotati Avenue to Main Entrance of the campus on your right

From Sacramento

  • Interstate 80 west to Vallejo.
  • Take Highway 37 west to Highway 101 north.
  • Turn right onto Rohnert Park Expressway and follow to its end at Petaluma Hill Road.
  • Right on Petaluma Hill Road to the stoplight at East Cotati Avenue.
  • Right on East Cotati Avenue to Main Entrance of the campus on your right

From Oakland

  • Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge to Highway 101 North.
  • Turn right onto Rohnert Park Expressway and follow to its end at Petaluma Hill Road.
  • Right on Petaluma Hill Road to the stoplight at East Cotati Avenue.
  • Right on East Cotati Avenue to Main Entrance of the campus on your right

Parking

Recruiters and speakers arriving in a personal vehicle may park in Lot D. See the attendant in the lot to confirm that you are a Forum participant.

Materials Drop-off Location

Lot D is adjacent to the recruiter fair.  

Shuttle Bus Information

  • A shuttle bus will run from the Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country to Sonoma State University at 9:15 am and again at 10:30 am.
  • Buses will arrive and depart from the east end of Parking Lot D (next to the Student Center)
  • The last bus returning to the Hyatt will leave Sonoma State University at 3:15 p.m.

Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country
170 Railroad Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Our room block has reached capacity at the Hyatt Regency and is now closed

Courtyard by Marriott Santa Rosa
175 Railroad Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Our room block has reached capacity at the Courtyard Marriott and is now closed

California Pre-Doctoral Program Dinner and Reception

The California State University will host a CSU California Pre-Doctoral Dinner for the 2019-20 Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholars. Registered recruiters will be invited to register in September.

Date: Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country

Questions?

Lauren Dalupan
Phone: (562) 951-4304
E-mail: ldalupan@calstate.edu

Upcoming Forums

University of California, Los Angeles
April 18, 2020


Contact Us

Christopher Murphy
Chair, Southern Planning Committee
cpmurphy@calstate.edu
562-951-4677

Raynell Hamilton
Chair, Northern Planning Committee
rthamilton@ucdavis.edu
530-752-9931

 

Maridith Janssen
California State University Representative
mjanssen@calstate.edu
562-951-4706

Lizette Lim
University of California Representative
lizette.lim@ucop.edu
510-987-0873