Graduate Student Resources

Graduate Student Advisory Committee: GradSAC acts as a liaison between graduate students and the administration. They also maintain information and resources for graduate students and organizes social events and assists in new graduate recruiting. Find our more on their wiki.

Graduate Handbook: See MS and PhD Programs.

Announcements and Discussion: Announcements and discussion happen on our Slack. Official announcements are also sometimes sent to mailing lists like

Financial support: Graduate students in School of Computing receive financial support from several different sources including fellowships, research assistantships, and teaching assistantships. Find more on our financial info page.


Graduate Student Progress Forms

Masters Forms
Ph.D. Forms
Grad Tracking – How to (PDF)
Course Waivers / Transfers / Credit for Prior Courses
Applying for Graduation

Graduate School Forms

Petition for Exception to Policy
Leave of Absence
Graduate Transfer Credit Authorization Form
Change of Graduate Classification
Undergrad Petition for Graduate Credit
Graduate Credit for BS-MS Students

International Student Forms

To apply for CPT in SoC you need to complete the CPT Application Form. The CPT Verification Form is needed by students required to enroll in the CS6945 – Internship credit.

CPT Application and Policy
CPT Verification Form (CS 6945 – internship credit)
CS 6945 – Internship – Syllabus

Final Defense Information

Guidelines for Defense Planning
Thesis Office

Academic Misconduct

Cheating Policy (PDF)

SoC Academic Misconduct Policy Acknowledgement Form (PDF)