College of Graduate Studies

Orientation is an opportunity to learn about resources available in the campus community, to gain an understanding of academic regulations for graduate students, to explore areas of professional development, and much more.

Graduate Online Orientation

You’re almost ready to start your UToledo graduate career. Before you begin, you’ll need to take our required online orientation and training.

Your graduate degree program may require an additional, separate orientation. They will notify you if that’s the case.

How to complete orientation

Be sure you have activated your myUT account at least 24 hours before you access your online orientation. You will need your UTAD userID and password to sign in for orientation.

Time to complete orientation: 30-45 minutes

What topics are covered?

  • Academics
  • Finances
  • Support services
  • Student life and Success Center
  • Student safety

After completing orientation, you will have ongoing access to the presentation and can even build customized reference lists.

Start Your graduate Orientation Now

Are you an international student?

You are required to take an orientation specifically for international students, as well as the College of Graduate Studies online orientation. The international orientation is provided by the Office of International Students and Scholars Services.

Register for International Orientation 

how to complete training

All graduate students must complete the following trainings:

  • Sexual Assault Prevention for Graduate Students [60 mins.]
  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: Tools for Allyship & Conclusion [20 mins.]

You will receive an email when trainings are assigned to you. You also can sign in to our training portal with your UTAD login. Assigned courses will appear in your dashboard.

You will have 30 days to complete the trainings after they are assigned.

Next Steps

Get off to a great start. Along with orientation, make sure you review and complete all your next steps. (link to After you’re admitted)


Portrait of Terri Green

Email Teri Green

Director of Graduate Academic and Student Affairs

Questions About your Application?

Visit Stranahan Hall, Room 1048
Mailing address
The University of Toledo
College of Graduate Studies
2801 W. Bancroft, MS 933
Toledo, OH 43606

Questions About Your Degree Progress?

Visit University Hall, Room 3240
Last Updated: 10/12/22