Overview for Current Students

New Students

Welcome and congratulations on being admitted to Graduate Studies at the University of Guelph.  If you haven't been to Guelph before you might want to explore the city, educate yourself on available transit or enjoy local entertainment. What are your next steps in registration and payment of fees?  Familiarize yourself with the campus and make sure that you attend New Graduate Student Orientation.

All new graduate students and all graduate students returning following a withdrawal, must register in the Academic Integrity Course for Graduate Students. This course must be taken in the first semester a student is registered as a graduate student at the University of Guelph.  The course must be completed by the 20th class day.  Check it out.

 

3 Minute Thesis Competition

The 2016, 3MT® competition is almost here.   This year each college will  hold a competitive heat and will send the top two students on to University of Guelph finals on March 23, 2016.    Start preparing your presentations now and check out the competition schedule for your college on the link above.

 

Manage your Program

Stay on top or your registrationdue dates, applying for scholarships and paying your fees. Along the way, you may order transcripts or use our formsCompletion and graduation will be foremost on your mind as you begin writing a thesis or complete course through to graduation.

You might want to access some of these useful tools in completing your studies:

Academic and Professional Skills Training

We offer numerous workshops to assist you with your graduate studies.     If you need to improve your English Language skills, we can offer you workshops in that area as well!

Don’t forget to hone your academic and professional skills with  MyGradSkills. You will find 18 online modules in five areas of concentration: Teaching and Learning, Career Development, Research, Communication, and Entrepreneurship. Access is free for University of Guelph graduate students.

Visiting/Studying at Another Institution

Guelph graduate students commonly choose to broaden their horizons by learning at other academic institutions in Canada or abroad. The following information outlines your academic options and University procedures about studying elsewhere.

Graduate Students interested in: