Graduate Policies

Graduate Programs

General Policies and Resources for Graduate Students

Unified Code of Graduate Student Academic Conduct  (will go into effect on July 1st, 2024) 

PhD Minimum Degree Requirements

Master's Degree Minimum Degree Requirements

Graduate Student Grading Policy

Incomplete Grade Policy

Guidelines and Policies for Graduate Assistants

Graduate Student Evaluation Templates 

Theses and Dissertations Digital Repository Policy - Updated April 2022

Graduate Credit Transfer Policy

Graduate Dismissal Policy

Unified Code of Graduate Student Academic Conduct

Professional Codes of Academic Conduct and Professionalism:

Leaves of Absence

Childbirth Leave Policy

Childbirth Leave Policy FAQ

Student Childbirth and Pregnancy Request Form

(Use to submit requests for childbirth leave or other childbirth and pregnancy modifications)

Planned Educational Leave Policy

Resources for Departments and Graduate Programs

Guidelines for New Degree Programs

Guidelines for New Certificate Programs

Guidelines for Substantive Changes in Degree Programs

Graduate Student Health Insurance Subsidy

PhD Program Review Schedule

PhD Program Review Self-Review Guidelines

PhD Program External Review Guidelines


Postdoctoral Fellows

Guidelines for Appointments of Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellow Search Waiver