The Graduate School (UW Seattle)
The UW Graduate School provides infrastructure for all UW graduate programs, on all campuses, to admit graduate students and manage their educational progress to graduation. They assist in student success through raising money for fellowships, providing students with professional development opportunities, recruiting and retaining minority students, and helping students and faculty manage graduate education through the web-based MyGradProgram.
The Graduate School provides student resources on a variety of topics relevant to all graduate programs in the University of Washington system:
Graduate Student Life: insurance benefits, academic student employee union information, student life in Seattle, childcare assistance, and the UW Student Guide
Finances: fellowships and assistantships, tuition information, financial aid, and campus jobs. Read more about funding resources.
Graduate Education: policies and procedures, degree requirements, important dates and deadlines, statistics on graduate education, and more
Professional Development: UW Career Center, Graduate School Professional Development Resources
Diversity Resources: GO-MAP (Graduate Opportunities and Minority Achievement Program)
Mentor Memos - The Graduate School offers a series of Mentor Memos — penned by UW faculty and staff — that cover a variety of topics including returning to graduate school, time management, the imposter syndrome, intentional career planning, staying motivated in graduate school, and more.
Winter 2014 Events and Resources from the UW Graduate School
Check out the Events & Resource Flyer (.pdf) for information on special events including a Scholars' Studio and a workshop on digital scholarship, online resources, drop-in advising, and more.