New Graduate Students
|Offer of Admission|
Acceptance of Graduate Admission Offer form - Accept, Decline or Defer your offer of admission online.
|Activate your OU Accounts|
For more information on activating accounts visit:
|Register for Classes|
Web registration is staggered by class standing and earned credit hours. Visit the Web Registration information page for more information.
|Paying Your Bill|
OU offers 4 ways for students to pay their tuition:
The GrizzCard is the official picture identification card of Oakland University. Your GrizzCard is required to:
It is recommended you get your GrizzCard before the start of your 1st semester.
Plan of Study Approval
Graduate Council has recommended each graduate student consult with their faculty adviser during the first semester, and no later than the end of the first year in their graduate program to develop a written Plan of Study. The Plan of Study, approved by your graduate program adviser, must be submitted to Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning in order to update your Online Degree Evaluation (WebCAPP).
Approved Plan of Study
An approved plan of study may be amended at any time. Until formal approval of an updated Plan of Study is made, your original or current modification of the plan will remain in effect. You are responsible for meeting with your faculty adviser on an ongoing basis and keeping your Plan of Study updated, as needed.
|Athletics & Recreation|
Your home for OU Athletics. Tickets, schedules and player information!
Features: indoor track, fitness center with cardio and & strength equipment, 3 court gym, racquetball courts, and more.
Golf & Learning Center
The Oakland University Police Department, in conjunction with university administrators, maintains as its utmost mission the protection of our community's safety.
|OU Police Department|
The mission of the OUPD is to provide exemplary service to the Oakland University campus community with dedication, vigilance and respect.
|Graham Health Center|
Graham Health Center provides convenient, affordable, high quality health care right on campus. They are staffed by certified nurse practitioners and physician assistants who have extensive education and clinical training. A physician visits weekly to review cases, consult, and see patients who require physician care.
|Housing & Dining|
Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Center for Student Activities and Leadership Development
It is the responsibility of the graduate student to comply with all OU policies, procedures and applicable graduate program requirements that govern their individual program of study. The following tools will help current students maintain good academic standing at OU
Graduate Program Catalog
Official OU publication governing academic programs, degree requirements and academic policies and regulations for graduate study.
Graduate Course Description Catalog
Course listings and descriptions in effect for any given term. This catalog is updated daily.
Graduate Student Policy
General policies and regulations for graduate students.
Exception to Graduate Policy Petitions (PDF)
In unusual circumstances, an exception to policy may be requested. For information on requesting an exception please visit the Student Responsibility section in the catalog
Graduate Manuals and Guidelines
Additional academic requirements that are not listed in the catalog
Forms for graduate students and faculty members
Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning administers academic policies and procedures and enforces graduate degree requirements which are determined by the Graduate Council and are applicable to all graduate students.