Fast Facts for Graduate Students


Graduate Catalog

Please consult the Graduate Catalog for complete information on all academic requirements and policies. The catalog that is current at the time you are admitted to your degree program is the catalog that applies to you and which you must follow.

Your Academic Status

Details on your academic status including catalog year, advisor and campus can be found easily by logging into myMU:

Login to myMU: myMU
MUNET username and password
Click on Student tab.

Plan of Study

The Plan of Study, which must be completed no later than registration for your 12th credit hour, is your blueprint for graduation. The PoS lists all the courses you must complete to meet graduation requirements in your program. Please work with your advisor to develop the PoS. A Plan of Study template is available for download.

If You are Writing a Thesis

Before you begin, please review carefully our ETD resource page for complete information on thesis/dissertation preparation and electronic submission.

When Things are Due

For due dates on comprehensive exams, thesis preparation, defense, submission due dates and graduation and commencement, please see our Timetable.

Please do not hesitate to call on the Graduate College staff to answer any questions you may have. We welcome student inquiries and feedback at any time! Best wishes for a very successful graduate experience at Marshall University!

Graduate College Directory