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School of Graduate Studies

Graduate Student Resources

Graduate Student Resources

Who to Ask

If you need help, begin with some of the resources listed below. If you are not sure where to go or are not sure what your question is, you can start by emailing the Graduate Studies Office at graduatestudies@western.edu.

Campus Events Calendar Offices and Directory

Academic Resources

Graduate Course Catalog: Course Descriptions, Degree Requirements, Academic Policies

Library and Research Support: The Savage Library offers a wealth of resources that can be accessed by on- and off-campus students. You can also book an appointment with a librarian. A graduate student lounge located in the West Wing is for the exclusive use of Western’s graduate students.

Professional Development: Develop skills to succeed in both the academic and non-academic world.

Disability Services

Important Forms: Contact graduatestudies@western.edu to request forms:

  • University Withdrawal
  • Course Late Add
  • Course Withdrawal
  • Independent Study
  • Readmission
  • Leave of Absence
  • Course Substitutions
  • Transfer Credits

Commencement Information

Financing Your Education

International Students

Health and Wellness

Take the Next Step

Apply to Western

Apply to Western

We understand that applying to a university can be daunting, which is why we make our admission process as simple and straightforward as possible. Learn more about applying to your program of choice at Western.

Visit Western

Visit Western

The best way to find out what makes Western such a special place is to experience it for yourself. Our student-led tours give you an insider’s perspective on everything from academics to student life.

Alumni Community

Alumni Community

We keep the Mountaineer spirit going strong within our alumni community. Whether getting together with friends at an annual event, making a donation or mentoring a student, graduates continue to play an important role in the Western community.