Tony and Lucille Weasler Auditorium


Spring/Summer 2016 ONLINE Graduate School Orientation

Access our ongoing ONLINE ORIENTATION below!



Your online orientation is comprised of online videos, online written instructions and a PowerPoint presentation. When you are finished with your orientation, please complete and submit the online evaluation.



Online Videos and PowerPoint Slides

Click on the links below to view lecture-style presentations, which were recorded at our last in-person event held August 27, 2015. Be sure to download and install the latest version of QuickTime from Apple to properly view the videos.

The same policies are still in place from the fall term. Any changes to policies will begin next fall.


While watching the videos below, follow along using the PowerPoint presentation that was shown during the event.


1.  Welcome! MU Overview, Graduate School's Role, GSO & PFFP, Academics
     Mr. Carl Wainscott (Length: 2 min., 57 sec.)

     Assistant Dean, Graduate School

     Dr. Kevin Gibson (Length: 14 min., 1 sec.)

     Interim Dean of the Graduate School

2.  Academic Resources - Libraries (Length: 7 min., 40 sec.)
     Ms. Heather James

     Research & Instructional Services Librarian, Raynor Memorial Libraries

3.  Academic Resources - Information Technology Services (Length: 10 min., 52 sec.)
     Ms. Kathy Lang

     Chief Information Officer, IT Services

4.  Title IX Information (Length: 10 min., 55 sec.)
     Ms. Christine Taylor

     Title IX Coordinator, Student Affairs

5.  Graduate School Policies and Procedures (Length: 6 min., 45 sec.)
     Ms. Sherri Lex

     Assistant Director for Student Records, Graduate School

6.  Campus Life (Length: 9 min., 15 sec.)

     Ms. Lizzie Kerrick

     Admissions Coordinator, Graduate School



Important Information to Get Started

Get written instructions and web links now on various items to get you started as a student.



Other Orientation Opportunities


Contact Us

The Graduate School, Holthusen Hall, 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 1881
1324 W. Wisconsin Ave., Room 305
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
(414) 288-7137

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