Guidance and Support

Guidance and Support for Graduate Students

When navigating individual challenges, it’s helpful to have someone to talk to or reference a specific piece of information. Access contact info for The Graduate School colleagues who can help design solutions, and find official policies that can answer common questions about university codes of conduct


Having someone to talk through a challenging situation can open novel solutions that were not previously considered. Below are individuals dedicated to your academic, professional, and personal success.

Conflict Mediation –contact Cinnamon Adams (

One-on-one private support for graduate students – contact Cinnamon Adams (

Formal Complaint, Appeal, and Hearing Procedures –contact Cinnamon Adams (

Fellowship Support (Crandall, Harriott, Jorgensen) – contact Stuart Duncan (

Support Programming (Grad Student and Postdoc Appreciation Weeks) – contact Stuart Duncan (

Graduate Resources and Opportunities (GRO series) – contact

Forms and Policies

Graduate Resources and Opportunities

Graduate Student Mentoring Guide:  A Guide for Students - Rackham Graduate School

Graduate Resources and Opportunities (GRO) Series:  An email newsletter designed for graduate students. It features different resources, events, and support. Contact learn more.