The GWT & Writing Preparation
As the Graduation Writing Test (GWT) is an important milestone in progressing toward degree completion, the university provides numerous academic support programs to assist in improving your chances of passing. The Learning Resource Center, and more specifically the University Writing Center, provides general writing workshops, GWT workshops, writing consultation, and one-on-one tutoring at no charge to students. You may want to visit them before attempting your first sitting of the GWT. Also, the Test Center provides detailed instructions on GWT registration.
New! for Fall 2013 - Students enrolled at Cal Poly Pomona have access to fully articulated online courses at other quarter CSU campuses through OCE (Online Concurrent Enrollment). This access is offered without students being required to be admitted formally to the other CSU campus, and sometimes without paying additional fees. Students should consult with their academic advisor to determine how such a course may apply to their degree program, prior to enrolling at another CSU campus. Read more here...
With a focus on retention and improved graduation rates campus-wide, the mission of the Graduation Initiative is clear, “To reinforce quality education and promote academic success by understanding the issues that hinder retention and completion and addressing the findings with appropriate interventions, services, and practices.” Interested in learning more and getting involved? Learn more here.