Academic policies and procedures govern graduate students' careers at Georgetown. Important topics to be aware of include enrollment, registration, defense and thesis procedures, graduation requirements and commencement details.
In the Academics area, you will find detailed information about policies and procedures that current students must. Please review the information in this section frequently and carefully.
We encourage you to contact the Graduate School with any questions you might have about your studies here at Georgetown. You can contact us from the Contact Us page.
Important policies and procedures that apply to all graduate students
Guidance on student registration and enrollment
Academic forms needed while a graduate student at Georgetown
Dissertation / Project / Thesis
Successful preparation for dissertations, doctoral projects, or master’s theses
How to Graduate
View the steps for completing graduate study
Information regarding the annual Graduate Commencement Ceremony held each May
Other important academic information for graduate students can be found in the sections below:
Academic Schedules and Calendars
Graduate Program Information
General information about graduate programs offered, links to specific program information, and general admissions requirements and application procedures.
Graduate Student Ombuds Office
Information about resources available to Main Campus and Medical Center graduate students to discuss University-related concerns and disputes.
If you still have any questions about graduate academic affairs issues, please contact the Academic Affairs staff.