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Resources for Graduate Students

Links to resources for current graduate students in the Penn State College of Education.

The Graduate School
The one-stop shop for all graduate student information.

Center for Excellence in Writing
The Graduate Writing Center (GWC) provides trained, friendly, and free peer consulting for Penn State graduate students of all disciplines and of all levels of writing ability.  Offering appointments for one-to-one collaborative discussions about theses, dissertations, seminar papers, proposals, or whatever writing projects you are currently undertaking.

Education and Behavioral Sciences Library
The Education and Behavioral Sciences collections include holdings on the history, philosophy, research, theory, and established practices in education and the behavioral sciences.

GA Tuition Eligibility Information for Externally Funded Graduate Fellowships
Tuition remission rate for graduate students who receive externally supported fellowships will be considered provided the external fellowship meets certain criteria.  Learn what the criteria is for this consideration by following the link above, or by visiting The Graduate School website.


Health Care for Graduate Students
Penn State students are eligible to purchase a student health insurance plan.  All graduate students taking one or more credits are eligible to purchase the plan.  Visit the Student Affairs University Health Services webpage to learn more.

Student Life/Resources
A comprehensive list of links provided by The Graduate School.  Topics include general information for the current graduate student and the graduate assistant; professional development opportunities; research; and curriculum.

Teaching Certificate
This self-directed certificate was developed by The Graduate School  to provide graduate students with an avenue to enhance their teaching skills.

Thesis Information
The University guide for preparing your thesis, submission form, calendar for submission, and other pertinent information and forms can be found here.

University Libraries
Search the University Libraries online for books, articles, databases, resources by subject, reference materials, etc.