Testing Office Forms


Petition for Fulfillment of GWAR: All submitted supporting documentation must be official.

This form is for students who have not met GWAR at CSUDH. If you have completed GWAR at CSUDH, you do not need to complete this form.

Students who have satisfied the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) at another CSU campus in 1984 or later but prior to matriculation at CSU Dominguez Hills may petition for exemption from repeating the requirement at CSUDH.

Students may also petition for Fulfillment of GWAR if they have:

  •  Completed an upper division composition course (equivalent to English 350 at CSUDH) at another university prior to admission to CSUDH with a grade of B or higher. Lower division writing courses (e.g. Freshman English,) upper division literature or discipline-specific courses, and specialized courses in business, technical, report, or creative writing, among other courses, are NOT acceptable.Students must submit an official set of transcripts with the applicable course highlighted and a copy of the university catalog description of the course.
  • A score of 4.0 or higher on the Analytical Writing Analysis of the GMAT.
  • A score of 4.0 or higher on the Analytical Writing section of the GRE.


Duplicate GWE Score Letter Request

Duplicate GWE score letters are available for a $5 processing fee, payable by check or money order only to CSUDH.


GWE Advisement

GWE advisement is done exclusively by the Director of the GWAR. Response time can be up to 2 weeks depending on Ms. Garrett’s schedule. All communication from the GWAR Director will be made via email.


Distance Learning GWE Proctor Agreement Form

This form is for the Distance Learning GWE only.