2016 -2017 Student Handbook

2016-17 Graduate and Professional Student Handbook now available!

Obtain your copy by clicking on the link above.




Winter Break Hours

Monday 12/19/16 - Monday 1/2/16 - Offices Closed

Tuesday 1/3/17 - Offices Open for Spring 2017 Term - 9 am


Spring 2017 Important Dates

ProQuest Workshop
Thursday February 9,  5PM ADM 301
For students submitting theses/dissertations to ProQuest
RSVP graduateprograms@csu.edu by  February 8, 2017. 

Graduation Application (student)
GAPP Form (faculty/advisor)

Submission Deadline
February 10, 2017

Thesis/Dissertation Submission Deadline for Review by Office of Graduate & Professional Studies

Submit Thesis/Dissertation and all Forms via ProQuest
April 7, 2017
Last date to upload copy of thesis/dissertation that has been approved by committee and advisor and associated forms to ProQuest site for review.

Commencement Countdown
Dates TBA

Cordell Reed Student Union 
Conference Rooms A-C

May 11, 2017



 We've MovedThe Office of Graduate and Professional Studies has moved...

New location - Room 200 Cook Administration Building

M-F 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (Thursday till 7:00 pm)



CSU's Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Epsilon Lambda, the National Honor Society of Graduate and Professional Students at the Spring Honors Convocation on April 22.  Students are eligible if they are leaders in graduate student organizations services and are in the upper 35% of the GPA distribution in their College.  President and EdD student LaVonna Williams and Faculty Advisor Dr. Paula Carney will induct new members. 


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