Graduate School

Faculty and Staff

Policies and Procedures

These policies are established by the Graduate School or University. Graduate programs may have their own policies and procedures in addition to these.

Degree Requirements

These degree requirements apply to all graduate students. Individual programs may have additional requirements.

Degree Completion Timeline

Student timelines differ by degree type. This page links to detailed timelines based on Graduate School deadlines, however individual programs may have more specific event deadlines/targets.

Graduate School Finishing Fellowships

Advisors may nominate doctoral candidates expecting to finish in the next semester for this fellowship. Learn about the program and application requirements.

Report a Concern

Michigan Tech is committed to providing an environment that is respectful and supportive. If you have a concern that you believe impedes these efforts for you personally, or for a friend or colleague, and want more information, please click on the link above and click on the relevant heading. 

Forms and Deadlines:

Students | Programs

Find forms and deadlines for students and programs.


Information on common graduate student holds.

Recruiting Tools and Resources:

See information on what to consider when recruiting students to your program, find resources and recruiting assistance to help bring good students to your program.

Mentoring Guidance

The National Academic Press published an article on Being a Mentor to Students in Science and Engineering.

Student Orientation Binder

An electronic copy of the materials provided to students who attend the on-campus Graduate School orientation.

University Calendars

Track deadlines for fellowship competitions, form submissions, Graduate School events, and more. Subscribe to these calendars to display these deadlines on your personal Google calendar.

Catalog Archive

Listing of past Graduate School Catalogs and Degree Requirements for reference.