Student Resources

A community to support your journey.
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Build your connections

Your path within the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs is one that has been specially designed to support you from application to graduation. From academic advising to internship opportunities, and personalized experiences like research initiatives and learning abroad, you'll have assistance every step of the way. Get involved, stay connected, and make a valuable investment in your future with public service.

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Student Organizations

Whether it’s a spot on the editorial board of our student-led journal, a seat in our Student Cabinet, or something else entirely, we offer exciting opportunities to get involved at GSPIA. Explore student-initiative funding.

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Forms & Handbooks

Gain access to crucial student information and the documents you need to enroll in classes, make academic changes, complete degree requirements, and graduate from GSPIA.

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PhD Student Resources

Find the forms, applications, required paperwork needed to graduate. Rules and regulations are carefully organized for PhD candidates, as well as steps for EDT approval and finding support.

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Career and Professional Development

Through our Career and Professional Development office, you’ll have extensive resources to help you take what you learn out into the world through internships, job opportunities, and professional development experiences.

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Graduate Awards

Each year, we proudly honor GSPIA students who strive for excellence, exceed their goals, and make an impact. Honorees are announced each spring and their awards are presented at commencement.

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Academic Advising

Academic Advising provides assistance to students including scheduling, academic opportunities and more. They work closely with both graduate and PhD students.