Contact The Graduate School

The Graduate School serves as a central resource for all graduate applicants and current students, as well as post-doctorates.

Office Availability

Members of The Graduate School are available by appointment but may be working remotely. Our office on the Storrs campus is open to visitors, but we highly encourage all visitors to make an appointment to ensure someone is available as needed. Contact us via email at or contact a specific staff member. We will respond as quickly as possible and may be able to schedule phone and/or video meetings as needed during our general office hours of Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Contact Us

(860) 486-3617
(860) 486-6739
Please include your student ID number with your e-mail.
Mailing Address
The Whetten Graduate Center, Second Floor
University of Connecticut
438 Whitney Road Extension, Unit-1152
Storrs, CT 06269-1152

Visit Us

We are located on the second floor of The Whetten Graduate Center on the Storrs Campus.

Front Desk
8:00am to 5:00pm
For submission of paperwork and general inquiries.

Administrative Offices
8:30am to 4:30pm
Meet with grad school personnel and specific inquiries.
Appointments are recommended if you have a specific question or concern.

How can we help you?

To help direct any specific questions appropriately, please contact the Front Desk at (860) 486-3617 or send us an email by using our contact form.

Our front desk in the Whetten Graduate Center at the Storrs Campus is open Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm.

Contact Form

Staff Listing

Vice Provost and Dean

List of People
Leslie ShorVice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of The Graduate School 486‑0983
Martha MarroniAdministrative Assistant 486‑0983

Graduate School Leadership

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Mary BernsteinAssociate Dean of The Graduate School 486‑0983
Karen BrescianoAssistant Dean of The Graduate School Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Affairs 486‑0983
Barbara KreamAssociate Dean of The Graduate School 679‑3849

Graduate School Team

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Holly BrunetteGraduate Admissions Specialist 486‑8812
Meg BuckleyDirector of Graduate Admissions 486‑7921
Jack CorcoranAdministrative Program Support 486‑0975
Kimberly CurryDirector of Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Support 486‑3949
Stuart DuncanDirector of Programming and Diversity Recruitment 486‑0681
Shirley FiasconaroGraduate Admissions Specialist 486‑0976
Lisa GormanGraduate School Finance Director 486‑2182
Katie O'KeefeGraduate Admissions Specialist 486‑0989
Lisa PaneDirector of CRM & Data Management 486‑0608
Megan PetsaDirector of Graduate Student Administration 486‑0977
Sarah ShoreAssistant Director of Graduate Admissions 486‑0974
Paula SteeleAssistant Director for CRM & Data Management 486‑7150