Applying for external fellowships and grants is an excellent way to fund your graduate education. The process is also a professional development experience for many students who will be seeking academic career placement where grant funding is a necessity. The Graduate School offers training to help students apply for a number of these prestigious fellowships. Read more about the fellowships and register for the workshops here.
WSU offers 700+ scholarship programs; a single scholarship application allows you to be considered for all of them. Find more information here.
As of Fall 2017 E M 702 will be replaced by E M 701 for all students entering the master’s degree program, and additionally for those students who do not have an approved Program of Study on file with the ETM program. For more information, please click here, or contact the academic coordinator at email@example.com.
This is a reminder that the last day to submit a completed petition to drop courses is Friday, April 28, 2017.
As with all Graduate School forms, the Petition form must be complete and must be submitted to the Graduate School by your Academic Coordinator via their portal. Once you complete the form, please send it to the ETM academic coordinator, Patti Elshafei.
The Graduate School will soon be conducting the 2017 Graduate Student Survey to gain insight into graduate student experiences into their programs and the climate within their programs. The survey will be made available to all graduate students enrolled at WSU and only takes 20 minutes to complete. Participation is completely voluntary and all information will remain confidential. Your feedback is important to us, so please be on the lookout for an email from the Graduate School.
There will be a Grad Fair at the Alumni Centre between 8AM to 6PM on Wednesday or Thursday, March 22 or 23, 2017 for on campus students to rent their cap and gown. Master’s regalia rental price is $77.00 and includes gown, hood, university yoke, cap and tassel.
If you are unable to attend the Grad Fair or are off campus you may order your regalia directly online at Jostens beginning Friday, March 24. The cost will increase to include shipping. Contact the Bookie at (509)332-2537 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Please take note of the following:
- April 14, 2017 is the last day to order regalia.
- All rentals must be returned to the Bookie (located in the CUB) by 7PM on Monday, May 8th, 2017.
- The Bookie is open 8:30AM to 7PM on Saturday, May 6th; 9AM-5PM Sunday, May 7th, and 7:30AM – 7PM Monday, May 8.
- Masters graduates will keep the cap and tassel.
- Male Candidates remove academic caps during the posting of the colors and national anthem.
- Master’s, MBA, Doctor of Pharmacy, and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree candidates wear the university yoke underneath the master’s or doctoral hoods.
- Tassels are to be worn on the right side for all graduates.
Please note the following deadlines coming up.
March 3: Deadline to apply for a Graduate Certificate for Spring 2017. If submitted after the deadline, it will require a formal Exception to Policy and Dean approval. Late fees of $50 and $75 will also be assessed for applications submitted by March 31 and April 21, respectively.
March 3: Deadline to apply for graduation. Late fees will be assessed to applications submitted past the deadline. Note: You must apply before your final exam is scheduled. For more information, please visit WSU Graduate School website.
From WSU Global Connections Website:
Launch your career with these free online professional development events throughout the spring semester! By attending online career sessions, you can build a foundation of skills necessary to start your career after you graduate from WSU Global.
- Salary Negotiation
Feb. 15 at 5:30 p.m. PT
- Using LinkedIn Effectively
Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m. PT
- Advanced Resume Writing
Mar. 1 at 5:30 p.m. PT
Apr. 12 at 6:30 p.m. PT
Learn more and register here.