Policies and Procedures

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This manual is designed to provide departments with a comprehensive explanation of graduate study policies, as well as a “step-by-step” guide for implementing procedures. Graduate Studies will review the manual for accuracy and update it regularly.

Table of Contents

Main sections

  • Introduction
  • Section A – Overview
    • Principles of Graduate Education at BYU
    • The Mission of Graduate Studies
    • The Mission of Brigham Young University
    • Policy on Graduate Faculty Status
    • Administration at the University Level
    • Graduate Administration at the Department Level
    • BYU Graduate Student Society (BYUGSS)
    • Campus Privileges for Graduate Students
  • Section B – Policies
    • Admissions
    • Financial Assistance
    • Matriculation
    • Electronic Signatures
    • Graduation
    • Program and Curricular Review
    • Graduate Academic Grievance Policy
    • Records Management and Retention
  • Section C – AIM
    • AIM Overview
    • AIM Procedures
  • Section D – Online Review
  • Section E – Procedures
    • Recruitment and Inquiries
    • Admissions
    • Programs of Study, Committees, and Minors
    • Progress Reports
    • Graduation
    • Dissertations and Theses
    • Grievances
    • Program and Curricular Review
    • Hobsons
  • Glossary of Terms

Appendices sections