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.
June 24, 2015
U.S. News and World Report released the Best Graduate School rankings for 2016 and GVSU's graduate programs in Business and Nursing ranked higher than all other graduate programs in West Michigan.
April 22, 2015
24 graduate students joined OGS staff and GVSU faculty for the PACES workshop "How to Survive a Golf Outing"
February 25, 2015
Grand Valley State University has approved the new Medical Dosimetry, M.S. graduate program, preparing students to be leaders in the field of medical dosimetry or radiation oncology.
January 20, 2015
GVSU's online Educational Technology, M.Ed. program was ranked in the Top 100 Online Graduate Programs according to Worlds News and Report.
January 06, 2015
GVSU's Biostatistics graduate program was ranked in the Top 10 nationally according to Education Portal.
Find information about different procedures and policies, instructions and forms, and information about graduate assistantships and the Graduate Council.