Congratulations on being accepted to the School of Graduate Studies at SCSU!
Now that you have been accepted you may be asking what is next. This site will provide you with the information necessary to reach your goals.
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Online Orientation Materials for All Graduate Students
New Graduate Student Orientation Presentations
Planning a Course of Study
- Graduate Form of Study Procedure
- Tips for Course Selection
- Guidelines to Completion of Your Program of Study
- Avoiding Problems with Your Program of Study
Upcoming Orientation Events- August 2016
Online Orientation for Graduate Students, 6-7:30pm
New Graduate Assistant Orientation, 4:45pm-8:00pm, Cascade Room, Atwood Memorial Center
On-Campus Orientation for All New Graduate Students, 3:30pm-6:00pm, Miller Center Auditorium
International Student Registration, 10-12pm
Open House/ Scavenger Hunt, 1-4pm
New Student Picnic, 5-7pm
Graduate Student Social, 7pm-8:30pm, Brothers Bar & Grill
TCGC International Graduate Student Orientation, 8:30am-3:00pm
All New Graduate Student Orientation- Tentative Schedule (.pdf)
Date: Wednesday, August 17th
Location: Miller Center 122
Orientation to be followed by a reception for new graduate students.
Offices from around campus will be open and welcoming new students and their families. Check into 5 or more offices and be entered into a drawing to win prizes!
Multicultural Student Services, Centennial Hall 221 / AMC 141
Graduate Student Social
Date: Thursday, August 18th
Location: Brother's Bar & Grill, Downtown St. Cloud
This event is cosponsored by the School of Graduate Studies and the Graduate Student Organization. Light refreshments will be available.
SCSU Community Garden, Meet at Campus Involvement Resource Desk
Food packaging for Kids Fighting Hunger, Meet in the Atwood Ballroom
Tie blankets for the St. Cloud Hospital, Atwood, Cascade Room
Cards for Veterans
Fall 2016 Online Orientation for All New Graduate Students-- Tentative Schedule (.pdf)
Date: Wednesday, August 10th
Location: Virtually at http://scsuconnect.stcloudstate.edu/ol-orientation/
TCGC International Graduate Student Orientation -- Tentative Schedule (.pdf)
Date: Tuesday, August 23rd
2:00pm-3:00 pm English language written test for those required to test.
Required for new international graduate students in programs located at the Twin Cities Graduate Center.
The following events are REQUIRED for all new international graduate students.
Fall 2016 International Graduate Student Orientation-- Tentative Schedule (.pdf)
F-I Visa Session
More information coming soon!
Registration and Technological Assistance
Date: Thursday, August 18th
Location: Centennial Hall 455
Open House/Scavenger Hunt
Date: Thursday, August 18
Location: School of Graduate Studies, Administrative Building 121
This is required for all new international graduate students currently on or transitioning to an F-1 visa.
A Special Thank You to our 2015-2016 Orientation Sponsors!
Quarks American Bento