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Graduate School
The University of Mississippi

Current Students

The Graduate School is dedicated to providing continuous support to all graduate students. We hope that you will find the following links and resources of value throughout your graduate education journey. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at 662-915-7474 or by email at

  • Academic Calendar

    The Academic Calendar has important dates for each term for the years 2019-2020, 2020-2021, and 2021-2022. Links to the Final Exam Schedule, GPA Calculator, and Late Add Requests can also be found on this page.

  • Student Health Insurance

    On this page, you can find information regarding COVID-19 Coverage and Graduate Student Health Insurance. You can find the current premiums for health insurance here. For questions regarding student health insurance, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs) link on this page.

  • Graduate Catalog

    The Graduate School Catalog provides an overview of the Graduate School as well as information about its Graduate Faculty, and Graduate Student Council. Information on admissions, academics, fees and expenses, assistantships and fellowships, programs, minors, and courses can also be found here.

  • Graduate Catalog Archive (PDF)

    The Graduate Catalog Archive webpage contains PDFs of the Graduate School Catalogs between the years 2002 and 2013.

  • Course Availability

    On this page, by signing in with your MyOlemiss webID, you can search the course schedule to receive information on available courses, seat availability, meeting times, location, and more. You can also perform an advanced search by course name, instructor last name, campus, meeting times, and several more options.

  • Thesis and Dissertation Prep

    The Thesis and Dissertation Prep webpage provides an overview and guides to formatting a thesis/dissertation, completing your thesis/dissertation document and completing the final examination, final oral examination report, and submitting a thesis/dissertation electronically. Other information includes final visit to the Graduate School and ProQuest/UMI fees.

  • Forms and Manuals

    Students and faculty can find a variety of forms and manuals here.

    Student Forms include forms to update/change admission status or degree, request to transfer credit from another institution, authorization for final oral/written exam, application to graduate, and more.

    Faculty forms include forms for Graduate Advisory Committee requests, authorization to sit for exam, admission to doctorate degree, authorization of the final oral/written examination, and more.

  • Phi Kappa Phi Initiates

    Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest, largest and most selective honor society for all academic disciplines. Membership is based on a student’s sound character and academic standing. Graduate students must rank in the top 10 percent of their class. The Phi Kappa Phi Initiates lists the Graduate School Initiates from Fall 2012 to Spring 2019.

  • Financial Aid Information

    Information regarding the estimated cost of attendance, graduate assistantships, and the Dissertation Fellowship Program can be found here.

  • Grad CoursesGrad Courses contains information about the Grad courses: Grad 600 Research Ethics, Grad 603 Graduate Student Teaching, and Grad 604 Research Practicum.
  • Gradshark Launch PAAD

    The GradShark Launch PAAD program offers undergraduate students the opportunity to earn credits towards a graduate degree while completing their undergraduate degree. For more information and a list of participating programs, please visit Gradshark Launch PAAD.

  • Travel Grants

    The Travel Grants webpage contains information on travel grants including the Graduate Student Travel Award program, Travel Authorization form, and Travel Reimbursement form.

  • The End Game – Preparing to Graduate

    The End Game – Preparing to Graduate is a step by step guide to graduate. It includes dates and deadlines for December 2020, May 2021, and August 2021 graduations.