Policies and Procedures

Departmental graduate degree requirements and guidelines are published annually in Graduate Program Policies and Procedures.

Departmental, Graduate College, and University policies are subject to change.  For the most current campus and universities policies, please see the Graduate College Handbook (pdf)Thesis Process and the Campus Administrative Manual.

Current students can complete an anonymous ACE Graduate Student Survey

Campus Resources for Graduate Students

  • University Courses and Programs
    Courses of Instruction, Class Schedule, Degree Programs Index.
  • Graduate College
    Learn about and apply to the Graduate College of the University of Illinois.
  • Tuition and Financial Matters
    Tuition & fee rates, factors in assessing tuition and fees, refund schedule, etc.
  • University and Community Housing
    Learn about and apply for University housing.The Graduate College's guide to both University housing and off-campus living arrangements.
  • Graduate College Handbook
    Graduate students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are enrolled in the Graduate College. This Handbook covers campus academic, and administrative policies and requirements affecting all graduate students.
  • Student Code
    The Student Code applies to all undergraduate, graduate, and professional students enrolled at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • Thesis and Dissertation Guides
    The Graduate College's Thesis Office.