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*Introductory Guide for Grad Students

This guide is intended to help you be a successful graduate student at Illinois State University.

Learning to Become a Researcher

Graduate School requires building on and acquiring new skills for more scholarly writing as well as thinking differently i.e., learning to analyze information to make new connections.

This section provides information to help you learn to become a researcher -- that's right, learn; not things just intuitively known.

Writing Assistance and Support

Writing Support

The Graduate School, in partnership with the Efaw Center for Educator Excellence and the Office of International Engagement, offers one-on-one writing assistance for graduate students.