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Welcome and thank you for your interest in the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. UWL offers over twenty graduate programs, from the hard sciences to the health professions, from business to education and the social sciences. We are proud of our opportunities for grad students to have close interaction with excellent faculty through coursework, research, independent studies, and practical experiences on campus and in the community. Our focus is on the provision of high quality opportunities that prepare individuals both for careers in their fields and for further education.

-Steve Simpson, Graduate Studies Director

UP NEXT: Campus-Wide Guidelines for Thesis Workshop + 10 Most Common Mistakes Students Make

Each Graduate Program Department has its own unique curriculum and graduation requirements. However, thesis requirements are determined at the University-level.

On October 25th, Steve Simpson, our Director of Graduate Studies, will be explaining the university‚Äôs expectations concerning thesis and common errors that students make at a free workshop. Subtopics will include:

1) Why do a thesis?

2) Differing roles of the Department and the Office of Graduate Studies

3) Thesis formatting

4) Steps to finishing up a thesis

5) GRC 799

6) Common errors you can avoid!

The workshop will be held in room 150 of Murphy Library from 5-6 pm. As always, come 15 minutes early for registration and free pizza!