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Stretching Your Imagination Can Help Keep You Physically Active

Read about building physical activity into your busy schedule in the newest Grad Life post.

Register for Campuswide Commencement

The Campuswide Commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Where Are They Now?: Tori Davis

Where can a graduate degree from the University of Illinois take you? In this new monthly series, we catch up with one recent Graduate College alum (Tori Davis, Illinois PSM, Food Science and Human Nutrition) and ask the question: "Where are they now?".

Thesis Tools

Whether you are just getting started or close to depositing, check out the Spring 2017 Thesis Workshop Series.
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Posted January 30, 2017
Dear Graduate Students and Postdocs, As you are aware, President Trump recently signed an executive order that suspends entry visas for citizens of Syria, Iran, Iraq, Somalia, Libya, Sudan, and Yemen...
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Posted January 25, 2017
Eric Jones, a doctoral candidate in Musicology, and Rachel Smith, an MD/ PhD candidate in Sociology, have been awarded Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships. Funded...
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Posted November 18, 2016
The Graduate College’s 2017 Strategic Plan is now available. The publication comes after a collaborative strategic planning process, led by Dean Wojtek J. Chodzko-Zajko, that began last...


By the Numbers

  • 11,000+ degree-seeking graduate students
  • 44% international students (from 102 countries)
  • 3,394 master's degrees earned
  • 731 doctoral degrees earned
  • $3.3M awarded in Graduate College fellowships
  • 560 postdoctoral scholars
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