Office of Graduate Studies

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Engagement & Support

Connections and collaborations abound in this thriving graduate student community.

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Research & Creative Activity

Our faculty foster students' fascinations in these integral areas of the graduate experience.

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Professional Development

Commencement is a beginning, not an end. Where do you see yourself after graduate school?

We can help you get there


In 2016 our students earned 319 doctoral degrees, 902 master's degrees, and 74 graduate certificates.

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For details consult the University Registrar's Graduate Ceremony and Commencement Schedule pages.

Looking further ahead

January8to May 4
Spring 2018 Classes

Use MyRED to browse classes and enroll; see Academic Calendar for drop/add dates and more.


For doctoral students graduating in the next year. Presentation outlining steps, followed by Q&A. Offered twice.

Last day to apply for May 2018 graduation

Sign into MyRED for the online Graduation Application.

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