Campus Services

Academic & Financial Support

Academic Achievement and Access Center» – Workshops and individual consultations.  They also are the campus home for Access Resources. 

Graduate Student TRAC» – An exceptional resource guide from Graduate Studies, divided into Teaching, Research, Academics, and Career Development.

ETD Workshops» - Workshops to help you prepare a dissertation or thesis that meets KU and ProQuest submission standards.

ETD Online Tutorial» and ETD Additional Materials» - Online tutorials on dissertation and thesis submission.   

KU Financial Aid & Scholarships» - Information regarding Graduate Students & Graduate Plus Loans.

KU Writing Center» - Writing groups, consultations, and special events designed to help graduate students with their writing.

Community Engagement

Emily Taylor Center for Women and Gender Equity» - Workshops and opportunities for engagement in campus and community events.

Center for Civic and Social Responsibility» - Opportunities to engage with and serve as an advocate for community organizations.

Center for Sexuality and Gender Diversity» - Workshops, support services, and opportunities for engagement in campus activities.

Office of Multicultural Affairs» - Workshops and events to support students, staff, and instructors through educational outreach.

Veterans Services» - Support for veterans through advising and advocacy.

Self Care

Student Health Services» – A broad range of health services, including a Walk-in Clinic.

Counseling and Psychological Services» – Individual as well as group therapy, including a Dissertation Distress/Thesis Torment Group, Graduate Women’s Group, and Mindfulness Group.

KU Recreation Services» – Information on campus fitness centers and programs.

Student Involvement and Leadership Center» – Student organizations and programs at KU providing multiple ways to get involved and stay connected.

Careers & Professional Practice

University Career Center» – Online resources and individual appointments to help graduate students prepare for a range of career options.

Curriculum Vitae» – University Career Center guide to preparing your CV.

Resumes» - University Career Center guide to preparing your resume.

Reference File Service» - Service offered by the University Career Center to help compile and send reference letters for an academic job search.  A small fee is required. 

Center for Teaching Excellence» – Both online materials and in-person training opportunities to prepare graduate students to teach.

Student Conduct Review Team» – A valuable support for GTAs dealing with student behaviors that raise concern. 

Instructional Services» – Offers technical training to students, staff and faculty on a variety of systems, including Endnote, Blackboard, Microsoft Office programs, and more. 

Responsible Scholarship» – Research and Graduate Studies maintains a comprehensive listing of resources related to the responsible conduct of research.

Do you see an important campus resource that’s missing?  Email us to suggest an addition to the list.

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