Current Students

New Students

The Graduate School supports your success from the time of application through the celebrations of Commencement. In addition to the orientation resources and academic support services provided within your department, we offer an array of programs and services to encourage both academic and personal success.


Learn more about Graduate Orientation and Welcome.

Getting Started

Start here to find out more about getting started at UA.

Support Programs

The Graduate School is here to provide you with a smooth transition into graduate studies, as well as support you through each stage of your graduate program. Below are a few programs that exemplify how the Graduate School goes the extra mile to encourage, assist, and equip students.

Tide Together

Learn about our graduate mentoring program.


Prepare for the next phase of your career.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

An accepting, inclusive community that supports all students

Three Minute Thesis

A competition developed to enhance presentation and communication skills.

Grad Parent Support

It is challenging to be both a student and a parent. We are here to help!

Grad Ambassadors

Find out how to become of member of the Graduate School Ambassador program

Student Resources

From your first day as a graduate student until the time you walk across the stage to receive your graduate degree, the University of Alabama's Graduate School is here to be of service to you.

The Graduate School has compiled a variety of resources to assist you move toward the completion of your degree, whether it is to help you find the forms you need in order to document your degree requirements, provide information on how to complete and submit your electronic thesis or dissertation, or discover the array of academic activities that are designed to support you as a graduate student. We are here to help.

Take a look at these and the many other resources available to you. And, of course, feel free to contact us at any time. And do let us know if there are additional resources that would be useful. We are committed to your academic success!

Student Portal

Committee Formation and Additional Resources.

Deadlines for Graduate Students

Graduate School deadlines for students.

Forms for Graduate Students

Various forms used by students.

Official Graduate School Catalog

View the Graduate School catalog.