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Office of Graduate Studies

Welcome from the Associate Provost of Graduate Studies

Welcome to the University of Denver! You have joined an exceptional, vibrant learning community.

Graduate students comprise half of the student population at the University of Denver, reflecting the University's commitment to graduate education. We thank you for choosing the University of Denver and entrusting your professional development to the fine faculty here. Whatever your future may hold, we hope that DU provides the support and encouragement you need to realize your academic dreams.

The Office of Graduate Studies offers a range of resources to help you settle into your new academic home. Our university-wide graduate student orientation serves as an important opportunity to help you navigate your academic career. If you are a new student who may need accommodations due to a disability, please contact University Disability Services at 303.871.2372 to discuss arrangements.

Please take some time to review the University of Denver 2016-2017 Graduate Bulletin which provides a wealth of information, including specific degree requirements and institutional graduate policies and procedures. Your individual graduate program may provide you its own handbook as well.

As a graduate student at the University of Denver, you may expect rigorous study, collaboration, and applied learning experiences that are intended to benefit you and the world. Our faculty are passionate about their work and readily accessible to guide you in your scholarly endeavors. May your days at the University of Denver educate you for the 21st century and prepare you to achieve your highest goals. We are glad to have you with us.

Best regards,

Barbara J. Wilcots, Ph.D.
Associate Provost
Graduate Studies