Graduate Forms & Resources

MA Forms

Application Form
TA Application Form (pdf 3kb)
Degree Program Information
MA Course of Study Form (Word)
MA Portfolio Project (MAPP) Form (Word)
MA Committee Chair Form (Word)
Sample Thesis Proposal – Sample 1 (pdf 109kb); Sample 2 (pdf 60kb); Sample 3 (pdf 59kb)
Graduate Internships
Application (Word Form, Word)
Independent Study
Policy and Form (Word)

PhD Forms

Application Information
PhD Application Checklist (pdf 16kb)
TA Application Form (pdf 3kb)
Degree Program Information
Proposed Course of Study for Doctoral Degree Form (Word 56kb)
Comprehensive Exam Plan Form (Word 28kb)
Dissertation Proposal Meeting Form (Word 27kb)
Dissertation Defense Meeting Form (Word 27kb)
Results of Comprehensive Exam Oral Defense Form (Word 27kb)
Request for Appointment of Temporary Chairperson of Doctoral Committee (Word 46kb)
Sample Thesis Proposal – Sample 1 (pdf 109kb); Sample 2 (pdf 60kb); Sample 3 (pdf 59kb)
Graduate Internships
Application (Word Form, Word)
Independent Study
Policy and Form (Word)

Graduate Grievance Procedures

Federal law and UWM policy require programs and departments to have procedures for graduate students to appeal academic decisions such as grades or scholastic standing. These procedures ensure the protection of students’ rights. These pages serve as a reference on procedures for graduate student academic appeals.