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Graduate Admissions and Academic Services
217 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-2433
gsacserv@grad.wisc.edu

Michelle Holland
Academic Service Coordinator (Academic Policies & Procedures, withdrawals, course change requests, late enrollment, satisfactory progress, probation)
608-262-2433
michelle.holland@wisc.edu

Steve Hahn
Assistant Dean for Admissions and Academic Services (Graduate School Dean's approval, appeals)
608-262-2433
steve.hahn@wisc.edu

Elena Hsu
Degree Coordinator (Master's and Professional Degrees, Special Committee Degrees, Dual/Joint/Double Degrees, CIC Traveling Scholars, Degree Completion fee)
608-262-2433
elena.hsu@wisc.edu

Alexandra Walter
Degree Coordinator (Ph.D. Degrees, extensions, electronic thesis deposit, dissertator status)
608-262-2433
alexandra.walter@wisc.edu

Changes to Academic Policies and Procedures

The following changes have been made to the 2014-15 Academic Policies & Procedures:

  • Enrollment Requirements section updated to include: “Assistantships include those at UW-Madison as well as any UW System institution, including UW-Extension.”  12/2/14
  • Exceptions section added: “In extreme and rare circumstances, the Dean(s) of the Graduate School have authority to grant exceptions to existing Graduate School policy.”  12/2/14
  • Enrollment Requirements section updated to include: “International students-online (distance learning) credit limit: F-1 and J-1 student visa holders have restrictions regarding the number of online (or distance learning) credits that can be taken during the semester as it relates to fulfilling the full-time enrollment requirement.  There are also restrictions regarding online enrollment during the final term of study-especially when the final term for completion is in summer.  For more information, see the Online Course Enrollment section of the International Student Services website: http://iss.wisc.edu/faculty/online-course-enrollment