Below are some services and initiatives that we offer to all students enrolled in the School of Graduate Studies.

GradFund is a nationally-recognized peer mentoring model that helps graduate students identify and develop applications for competitive funding opportunities. Our state-of-the-art digital platform features an extensive grant and fellowship database, resource guides, and advice.

Research Intensive Summer Experience (RISE)
Research-Intensive Summer Experience (RiSE) is a nationally acclaimed summer research program for outstanding undergraduates from diverse backgrounds. Our scholars engage in cutting-edge research under the guidance of carefully matched faculty mentors, preparing for success in graduate school and beyond.

TA Project
The TA Project provides comprehensive professional development programs for teaching assistants, preparing them for both academic and nonacademic careers while enhancing the quality of education for Rutgers undergraduate and graduate students.

Through panels, industry site visits, workshops, and externships, the NIH-funded iJOBS program exposes biomedical doctoral students and postdocs to nonacademic career options and to the skills necessary for professional success.

Career Services
Career Services helps you prepare for a productive and meaningful career following the completion of your graduate degree at Rutgers.

Convocation and Commencement
Join with your graduating class and faculty to receive individual recognition.

Access our most often used documents for graduate students and faculty and staff.

Best practices and mentoring in doctoral education.

Problem Resolution
If you have been unable to solve a problem or if you do not feel comfortable addressing a concern within your graduate program, click on the 'Problem Resolution' link to learn how to contact  our office.