New Graduate Student Guides

Orientation for new graduate students will be held on August 21, 2014.

Please find handouts and information below from the January 2014 orientation.

Graduate Teaching and Research Assistants are required to watch the additional videos marked GTA/GRA’s as well as take the required training on August 22, 2014.

Any questions about the videos or links, contact:

Videos from January 2014 Orientation:
Speaker, Topic and Video Handouts


Welcome from Dr. Martha Potvin, Provost


James Junker, Graduate Student Union Representative


Leslie Taylor, Legal Counsel


Diane Letendre,Office of Instutional Equity. Title IX/Discrimination Policy and REQUIRED training for GTA/GRA students.

Justin Cook. Research Compliance


Brenda York. Veterans and Disability Services


Anna Zelaya. MSU Graduate Summit


Bonnie Ashley, Registrar. Gaining residency