Graduate Council

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mission

The purpose of the organization shall be to recommend the formulation and administration of graduate study programs as authorized by the Legislature of the State of Wisconsin and the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System according to the procedures of these Bylaws. Such activity includes the establishment, implementation and evaluation of graduate study. The Graduate Council provides a mechanism for interaction among graduate faculty members and the administration of the School of Graduate Studies on questions of policy, which concern the direction and process of graduate education.

purpose of the graduate council

The purpose of the Graduate Council shall be to recommend the formulation and administration of graduate study programs as authorized by the Legislature of the State of Wisconsin and the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System according to the procedures of this Constitution. Such activity includes the establishment, implementation and evaluation of graduate study. The Graduate Council provides a mechanism for interaction among graduate faculty members and the administration of the School of Graduate Studies on questions of policy, which concern the direction and process of graduate education.

graduate council duties

The duties of the Graduate Council shall be to formulate and recommend policy concerning all aspects of graduate education at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. This includes but is not limited to academic standards, admission policies, probation, dismissal, and graduation. The Graduate Council also acts on graduate curriculum, program change, and approval of faculty to teach graduate courses. The council acts as a graduate student appeal board.

the graduate council is composed of the following representatives:

Graduate programs which are enrolling students shall have two representatives on the Graduate Council. Graduate programs which have become inactive and are no longer enrolling students shall have one representative on the Council.

  • Two at-large faculty representatives from the graduate faculty in other programs.
  • One at-large graduate student representative.
  • The ex-officio, non-voting members of the Graduate Council are the following:
    • The Graduate Dean;
    • The Assistant Vice Chancellor for Information Services or designee.

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Graduate Studies: Contact Info

Contact Information

School of Graduate Studies

(For on-campus students who have questions about admissions, registration, records, assistantships, or the Advanced Opportunity Program Grant)

106 Brigham Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Tel: 608.342.1322
Fax: 608.342.1389
E-mail: gradstudies@uwplatt.edu

Distance Learning Center

(For online students who have questions about admissions, registration, or records)

Suite 2100 Ullsvik Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Tel: 608.342.1468
Toll Free: 800.362.5460
Fax: 608.342.1071
E-mail: disted@uwplatt.edu
Website: uwplatt.edu/distance-eduction

director, school of graduate studies

Director: Dr. Dominic Barraclough
Office: Suite 2500 Ullsvik Hall
Tel: 608.342.1262
E-mail: barracld@uwplatt.edu

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