We hope you are gaining valuable information and experience through your interactions with the MCDB community. We have assembled much useful information into the Graduate Student Handbook, which can be downloaded in pdf below.
Here are a few topics you should be aware of, also explored in the handbook.
- Requirements for Graduate Students
- Registration Information
- PhD Program Academics: First Year, Second Year, Candidacy, Milestones
- Masters Program
- Financial Support
- Mentoring Procedures and Policies
- MCDB IDP Form [.docx]
- Standards of Conduct
- Best Practices and Commitments for Graduate Students
More details on MCDB policies are available in the handbook. The Rackham Graduate School website also has many resources on policies, procedures and life at Michigan for graduate students, including The Guide to Campus and Community.