Office of Graduate Studies

The mission of the office of graduate studies is to administer student-centric services from inquiry through graduation and provide campus leadership for excellence in graduate education. Our mission is four-fold in support of our students, faculty, and staff.

  1. Recruit and retain high quality graduate students in collaboration with the other campus units by providing excellent graduate education opportunities and advocating student issues to improve the quality of student life.
  2. Provide a relevant student learning environment to foster innovation, creativity, and scholarship so that students can aim high to reach their true potential.
  3. Provide student-centric services to ensure students graduate in a timely fashion.
  4. Provide campus leadership to promote excellence in graduate education by actively engaging student leaders, graduate faculty, and staff.