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 24, 2014
GVSU has nominated two outstanding graduate theses for the MAGS (Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools) annual thesis competition.
November 15, 2014
The application period for submitting SPGA requests is November 15 through December 15, 2014.
November 11, 2014
The Fall 2014 Graduate Student Celebration will be held on Friday, December 5, 2014 in the Charles W. Loosemore Auditorium from 5-7:30pm (Grand Rapids Campus).
October 10, 2014
The Professional Science Master's program in Medical and Bioinformatics has been ranked in MBA Healthcare's Top 25 Master's in Healthcare Informatics for affordability.
September 26, 2014
The Master of Physician Assistant Studies program has been granted accreditation renewal as well as permission to expand the program at the distance learning site in Traverse City, Mich.
Find information about different procedures and policies, instructions and forms, and information about graduate assistantships and the Graduate Council.