Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: Majority of courses will be online through fall semester.  More information.

Graduate Student Advisement

Home » Graduate Programs » Graduate Student Advisement

Graduate Student Advisement

Excellence in graduate education and research requires respectful, productive, professional relationships between faculty advisors and graduate students. The following resources and tools are designed to support those relationships and the graduate student experience in general. They were developed through an initiative undertaken by the College of Engineering working group on graduate student diversity and inclusion.

College of Engineering Expectations

This document describes best practices in graduate student advising, as well as College expectations for the roles of faculty advisors, graduate student advisees, and departments/programs.

Advising Tools

Multiple tools are provided to help set clear expectations for both the advisor and advisee, and assist with clear communication and goal-setting.