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Graduate Pathways to STEM

Bay Area GPS

The mission of Bay Area Graduate Pathways to STEM (GPS) is to inspire diverse talent to become the next generation of innovative leaders through advanced engineering and science degrees.

Bay Area GPS is a one day conference where students attend informative workshops addressing the benefits of pursuing an advanced degree, both MS and PhD, while also preparing for graduate school. GPS promotes graduate school opportunities to underrepresented minorities (URM), first generation and low income students at Bay Area, Northern California and select Southern California universities. 

Date and Location

Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Stanford University. Please plan to make your own lodging and travel arrangements. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided. 

Location: Hewlett Teaching Center, 370 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305

Parking is free on Saturday!

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Student Application

Program At a Glance

Program Highlights

Meet the Committee

Corporate and University Recruiters

Frequently Asked Questions