Orientation Information for Incoming Graduate Students


Important Information for New Graduate Students


Covid 19 updates: Safe and Healthy Buckeyes 

ECE Graduate Student Orientation Thursday, August 18 

ECE Handbook: includes degree requirements, transfer graduate credit...

ECE Program Contacts

MS Graduate Program

MS Degree Requirements

PhD Degree Requirements

Course Registration Instructions 

  • Students have until the first Friday of the semester to adjust enrollment without penalty
  • If a student is enrolled prior to or on the Initial Fee Due Date on the Academic Calendar, then the account balance is due on that date
  • If enrolling after the Initial Fee Due Date through the first Friday, the account balance will be due 3 to 5 days after enrollment

Academic Calendar

Payment information from the University Bursar

Carmen (incoming students to be added about the 3rd week of June. Any problems, contact Beth Bucher.9@osu.edu ) Use your OSU log-in and click on ECE Graduate Information for fee explanation, parking & bus information, and more


OSU Graduate School Virtual Orientation: sent to incoming students around August 15

OSU Graduate School Welcome and Resource Fair: TBA


Suggested Resources: Please check these out!

Experience Columbus

Graduate and Professional Student Life Programs at Ohio State

Off-Campus Student Services and Housing

Office of International Affairs 

Recreational Sports

University Graduate Housing

Student Health Insurance