If you have any questions regarding your transition to graduate school, please contact Amy Blackford, director of graduate retention and operations.

You can view our most recent Pre-arrival Orientation session recording online. It features a question-and-answer session during which new students queried representatives from across campus — including a current student.  This webinar covers a range of topics important to incoming graduate students including:

  • tips for success in graduate school, such as:
    • differences between undergrad and graduate school
    • becoming more self-driven and motivated
    • mentors – find one and be one
    • time management and maintaining balance
  • library resources
  • things to do in Muncie
  • housing options
  • insurance options
  • wellness programs
  • the Student Health Center
  • graduate assistantships
  • understanding your tuition bill
  • parking
  • building connections