Fall 2016 Graduate Orientation


Here are the handouts distributed during the Fall 2016 Graduate Orientation. Please note that the dates refer to this semester (Fall 2016) and may be different for next fall. 

Paper copies are available for most handouts right outside the Graduate Studies office in ADM 146.

Helpful Links for Incoming Graduate Students

This page provides one location for many of the helpful resources for incoming graduate students. Current and prospective graduate students may also find many of these links helpful.

Important Dates

Fall 2016

This page has a list of important deadlines regarding registration and days of instruction.

International Students (F-1 Status Holder)

Check List for New Students

This is a handy checklist of things that can be done before classes for International Students (F-1 status holders).

Who We Are (GAPE vs. Graduate Studies)

Learn the difference between GAPE and Graduate Studies

Because many procedures are handled between the GAPE and Graduate Studies office, it is helpful to know the difference. 


Graduate Student Orientation Videos

The Fall 2016 Graduate Student Orientation included presentations by faculty, students, and staff.