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

Welcome to graduate school and congratulations on your decision to earn your degree at The University of Toledo. As a new graduate student, we know your time is very valuable. The new graduate student online orientation was developed to allow you to complete the required orientation at your own convenience. 

This 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.  To ensure you begin your graduate career as prepared as possible, the following information has been made available to help you get started. This information is intended to help you facilitate a smooth transition as you begin your graduate studies. We hope that you will reference this site throughout your time at The University of Toledo. 

GETTING STARTED - YOUR FIRST STEPS

1. Activate your UTAD account

2. Learn about Student Support Services

3. Visit College of Graduate Studies website

4. Understand the student health insurance policy and available options

5. Take a virtual campus tour

orientationAs part of the College of Graduate Studies orientation requirement, all new graduate students are required to complete two online modules focusing on diversity and academic integrity, followed by five general online orientation videos. Each section of the orientation will require a completion form to be submitted except the Diversity Module as that is tracked by login. The completion forms will be submitted with a time stamp to ensure the modules and orientation videos were viewed in their entirety. In addition, please be certain to review all other resources for new students.

 

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IMPORTANT REMINDERS

  • If you have not already provided your final official transcript(s), please do so as soon as possible. Transcripts are considered official only if submitted in a sealed envelope by the issuing institution. Along with official final transcripts, international students must also bring their official diplomas/certificate of graduation to the College of Graduate Studies for review. If the documents are not in English, students must provide an official English translation in additional to the original documents. Please see section on admission requirements.
  • Check your rockets email account often for important dates, reminders and events.
  • Scholarship opportunities are still available. Please click here to review the Terms and Conditions for the Michigan Initiative Award and Sister City Award. 
  • TA Training – Information will be available at a later date.
Last Updated: 8/2/19