Graduate Student Work and Life

Work and Life of Graduate Students

Graduate Students have:

  • Research assistantship in the first year for students pursuing Ph.D. degree.
  • Continual support by graduate assistantship that includes comprehensive health insurance coverage.
  • Opportunities to compete for more fellowships and other federally-funded training programs.
  • Individualized academic advising and guidance in the first year, followed by their thesis/dissertation committee oversight.
  • Annual retreat where students participate in research presentations and professional development workshops.
  • Opportunities to participate in MBGSA and WSU graduate and professional student association.
  • Access to on-campus housing.