Graduate School

Pathways to Success in Graduate School

Dean Murthy

Welcome to Michigan Tech! 

We are glad you have chosen Michigan Tech to pursue your graduate studies, and we look forward to welcoming you on campus.  Graduate school will require you to grow academically, professionally, and socially in order to achieve your goals.  We look forward to helping you achieve your goals. Welcome again, and Go Huskies!


Schedule and Description of Graduate School Events 

All events will take place in the Memorial Union Ballroom (2nd floor) on the days and times indicated.

Welcome to Graduate School

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. | Friday, January 10, 2020 | Memorial Union Ballroom (2nd floor)
    Meet the Dean, Graduate Student Government, Career Services, Public Safety, and more. Lunch will be served after this event.

Orientation to Graduate Studies and Research

  • 1–4:30 p.m. | Friday, January 10, 2020 | Memorial Union Ballroom (2nd floor)
    The program will begin promptly at 1pm.
    You will be introduced to the expectations for graduate students and the basics of responsible conduct for research.  Please register online by visiting your Enrollment Checklist (accepted students, beginning October 1st), or by visiting your Current Student checklist. (enrolled students).

Contact the Graduate School with any questions. If you are unable to attend Orientation to Graduate Studies and Research, you may complete online training and view our online resources to fulfill your requirement.

Graduate Teaching Assistantship Orientation

The GTA Orientation Schedule is available on the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) website and takes place before the start of fall semester.

Program Orientation and Safety Training

Individual programs may also have orientation sessions. Please contact your graduate program director for more information.

International Student Information

The office of International Programs and Services will welcome international students to campus and provide additional information.