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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
holland@grad.wisc.edu

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

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

Changes to Academic Policies and Procedures

The following changes have been made to the 2013-14 Academic Policies & Procedures:

  • Insurance and Medical Benefits: The SHIP late fee was changed from $50 to $100.  1/17/2014

 

Effective Fall 2014:  A series of new policies were approved by the Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) on 10/11/13 and the University Academic Planning Council (UAPC) on 10/24/13 as a result of the Higher Learning Commission's (HLC) institutional accreditation.  For specific details regarding each requirement, see the approved policy requirements

  • Minimum Graduate Residence Credit Requirement
  • Minimum Graduate Degree Credit Requirement
  • Minimum Graduate Course Work (50%) Requirement
  • Prior Course Work
  • Maximum Credits per Term: (Enrollment Requirements) Non-dissertator students are allowed to enroll for a maximum of 15 credits during the fall and spring semesters.  The summer maximum will remain 12 credits.
  • Effective Dates