Graduate Studies

Incoming Students

Registration

Classes begin Wednesday, August 31, 2016. Registration must be completed within two weeks from the first day of classes (September 14), or a late registration fee will be charged.

All students holding teaching or research assistantships must register for at least nine credit hours (but not more than twelve credit hours) in order to be considered full-time. Students not holding assistantships must register for at least twelve credit hours (but not more than sixteen credit hours) in order to maintain full-time status; this also includes holders of Fellowships and Traineeships who are not teaching or department assistants.