The Office of Graduate Studies (OGS) provides leadership and support for graduate education. We offer programming and advising to assist masters and doctoral students through transitions from prospective, to enrolled, and to graduating. We oversee graduate assistantships, including appointments and orientations. The OGS administers university policies that apply to graduate education.
Prospective Students: Prospective students can find information about admissions, tuition and fees, campus life, orientation, graduate assistantships, and other resources to get you started.
Current Students: The office of Graduate Studies serves as a principal resource for admitted graduate students. Here you can find links to various policies and procedures, thesis information and deadlines, student services, and much more.
Faculty & Staff: Find information about different procedures and policies, instructions and forms, and information about graduate assistantships and the Graduate Council.
Apply: Visit this page for more information about the graduate admission requirements and the application process.
November 18, 2015
GVSU's first Darwin Day will feature events celebrating intellectual curiosity, intellectual bravery, activism, education, and well-being. Students and faculty are encouraged to submit art and abstracts for the February event.
November 13, 2015
Graduate Assistant Star Zetocha provides quality college advising to local high school students in partnership with GVSU, Godwin Heights Public Schools, and Michigan College Access Network.
November 11, 2015
The Computing Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineers and Technology, Inc. (ABET) has granted reaccreditation to programs within the School of Computing and Information Systems at Grand Valley.
November 02, 2015
GVSU has nominated two outstanding graduate theses for the MAGS (Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools) annual thesis competition.
October 28, 2015
The Office of Graduate Studies will be hosting presentation sessions for each candidate for Associate Dean of Graduate Studies.
Find information about different procedures and policies, instructions and forms, and information about graduate assistantships and the Graduate Council.