Upcoming Events

Volunteer activities for graduate students are back this summer!

Last summer, graduate student volunteer days were held at the Gallatin Valley Food Bank and the Community Cafe.  These events were a positive experience for all of those who were involved, and The Graduate Student Network is pleased to be able to offer additional volunteer activities this summer. 

June 22, 1:00 -4:00 pm - Gallatin Valley Food Bank, 602 Bond Street
We return to the Food Bank for another volunteer day. We’ll start off with a Food Bank tour followed by various projects processing and inventorying food as well as working in the garden. Ten graduate student volunteers are needed.

If you would like to participate, click here to register. Please register by 5 pm on Tuesday, June 20.

July 19, 2:00 - 4:00 pm - Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter, 1549 E Cameron Bridge Road
We'll be working on the grounds of the animal shelter doing landscaping, pulling weeds, and maintaining trails. 

If you would like to participate, click here to register. Please register by 5 pm on Monday, July 17.

Graduate School News, Deadlines & Other Information



July 18, 2017 - Last day for master’s comprehensive examination or thesis/dissertation defense if student plans to graduate Summer 2016

July 18, 2017 - Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if professional paper is submitted to the library) by formatting advisor

Review additional deadlines for the 2017-2018 academic year


Wondering what to expect at the Commencement Ceremony? 

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