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October 6, 2021
The Graduate School is delighted to announce that the results of the Spring 2021 gradSERU (graduate student experience in the research university) survey are now available to all students, faculty, and staff at  
October 4, 2021
Below are important reminders regarding fall 2021 graduation deadlines and timeframes for graduate students.  Please email us at if you have any questions. September 24: Nomination of Dissertation Committee Form due to the Office of the Registrar.
May 24, 2021
With the semester coming to a close, I would like to recognize and celebrate excellence in our graduate programs. This academic year, Graduate School Fellowships and Awards benefitted 293 students in 72 programs this year, with over two million dollars of financial support.  We have prepared a virtual celebration to recognize and celebrate these outstanding students, as well as faculty and staff.  I invite you to watch and share our 2021 Virtual Fellowship and Award Celebration:
May 12, 2021
TerpTax will be open for limited appointments during the last two weeks of the semester.  All graduate students are welcome to make a virtual appointment with one of the TerpTax assistants.  They can help you file your state and federal taxes for free!  For more information including how to make an appointment and what documents you need to have for your appointment, please go here: 
May 11, 2021
Dear University of Maryland International Graduate Students,
February 18, 2021
Below are important reminders regarding 2021 graduation deadlines and timeframes for graduate students.  Please email us at if you have any questions about this,
March 23, 2020
The University’s current guidelines instructing all employees to telework and avoid coming to campus directly impacts thesis and dissertation defenses.  The Graduate School has provided emergency policy for remote defenses. In addition to these policies, we offer some advice for all defense participants.
January 29, 2020
By Anna de Cheke Qualls 
January 23, 2020
Invest in Your Future:  Graduate School Success Symposium January 23, 20209 am-4 pm, Edward St. John Teaching and Learning Center Have some big goals for 2020?  Join us to get a jumpstart on your academic and professional development! Doctoral students and postdoctoral associates are invited to join the Graduate School for a day of networking and interactive, hands-on sessions designed to help you achieve your goals. We’re offering four tracks aimed at helping you reach your academic and professional goals.
November 28, 2019
By Anna De Cheke Qualls

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