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Adrian Rodriguez, Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering)

“As a member of the Graduate Student Senate, I have had the opportunity to meet other graduate students from various areas of study. This has produced a new network of people that I can connect with after graduate school.”

Adrian Rodriguez, Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering)

Bradley J. Borougerdi, Ph.D. (Transatlantic History)

“Grad school has changed my life and helped me accomplish goals that I never would have thought were possible 15 years ago. It has taken a great deal of dedication, but every step of the way has been worth it.”

Bradley J. Borougerdi, Ph.D. (Transatlantic History)

Charles Hicks, Ph.D. (English)

“The program the University offers for graduate teaching assistants provides valuable training in every area of teaching—not only classroom management skills, but also in-depth focus on the assignments being taught.”

Charles Hicks, Ph.D. (English)

Chris Andrews, MPA

“Networking with the accomplished alumni is fantastic. The Accounting Department places a focus on mentorship and getting to know our local UTA network.”

Chris Andrews, MPA

Colt Bearden, MBA

“The ebb and flow of the MBA Cohort program allows you to flourish in your strengths and help your team. And when you find a class you’re not as strong in, you have your peers to teach you through.”

Colt Bearden, MBA

Elena Ogorodnikova, MBA, MS (Logistics)

“UTA’s graduate program has turned out to be the right place for me to gain the professional tools and knowledge that I lacked. In particular, I have improved my analytical and critical-thinking skills.”

Elena Ogorodnikova, MBA, MS (Logistics)

Evelyn Hsin-Yi Wang, Ph.D (Chemistry)

“Working alongside my advisers and colleagues has been incredibly beneficial because I’ve been able to glean insight from their experiences.”

Evelyn Hsin-Yi Wang, Ph.D (Chemistry)

Gladys Chow, MFA (Visual Communication)

“Interacting with faculty and peers, gaining teaching experience, and pursuing more in-depth research has been extremely beneficial in my graduate education thus far.”

Gladys Chow, MFA (Visual Communication)

Lucas Lothamer, MA (Political Science)

“I’ve enjoyed all aspects of graduate studies, but the most beneficial component has been the interaction with faculty. They challenge and push you to better yourself.”

Lucas Lothamer, MA (Political Science)

Paulann Paterson, M.A. (Social Work)

“UT Arlington offers many scholarships to help students complete their degrees. I am a humble recipient of such generosity, which is enabling me to attain my dreams.”

Paulann Paterson, M.A. (Social Work)

Tamer Desouky, Ph.D. (Psychology)

“The grad school events have been incredibly beneficial. ON-TRAC helps us develop effective teaching strategies to prepare STEM students. And the speaker colloquiums are very informative.”

Tamer Desouky, Ph.D. (Psychology)

The Office of Graduate Studies is here to help develop students' potential for research, scholarship, creative expression, and professional success. To this end, we foster knowledge and professional skills, prepare graduate students for roles as thought-leaders, and promote the interests of our students and graduate education.
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The Latest

  • Nominations for Doctoral Mentoring Award being accepted

    Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Office of Graduate Studies Doctoral Mentoring Award.  This award is for faculty members who have an outstanding record of excellence in mentoring doctoral students. 

  • Maverick of the Month

    Check out the latest post on Mav Grad Blog to read about the September Maverick of the Month, Jarryd Willis, a doctoral student in Psychology. He was awarded this distinction for the amazing work he is doing with his organization the DREAM Factory.  

    Click here to read more about Jarryd and how he exemplifies The Maverick Way.

  • Writing Group Grants for Spring 2015

    Are you interested in forming a writing group? Want to learn best practices? Then attend one of the online sessions where we will discuss writing groups. In addition, if you decide to start your own writing group you can apply for the Writing Group Grant. Click here for more information and to register for a workshop today!

Graduate Resources

  • Who to Contact?

    Please follow the appropriate link (admissions, graduation, etc) to find the best website and contact names and numbers to assist you. 

  • Dissertation Fellowships available for Spring 2015!

    Link to Nomination Form.  Nominations for Spring 2015 Dissertation Fellowships must be submitted to the College or School.  Please contact your department’s Graduate Advisor for additional information and application deadlines.

  • Careers in Government Research for STEM Majors

    Interested in working for agencies such as NASA, EPA, US Air Force, US Geological Survey, California Department of Water and Resources, and/or Health Canada? Not sure how to get started in this field? Then visit The Versatile PhD on November 17-21 for a panel discussion featuring employees from these agencies who received their PhD's in STEM fields. They will discuss their careers in government research as well as answer any questions you have about the field. 

    Take a look at The Versatile PhD to start exploring careers. If you've never registered for the site click here to register through the UT Arlington membership.

  • Graduate Student Senate

    The Graduate Student Senate (GSS) works tirelessly to advocate for the needs of Graduate Students, but they also like to relax and have fun. Take a look at all the opportunities that are available to you through the GSS, including a travel grant for graduate student presentations and research. Their next meeting is Tuesday, November 25. Come to the meeting and meet some great people!

  • Graduate Advisors List

    Click here for a list of Graduate Advisors.

  • EDGE
  • Versatile PhD