New Graduate Student Orientation Resources


Additional Information and Helpful Links




Academic Calendar: Information about important dates for registration, fees, graduation, and other academic deadlines.

Graduate Bulletin: Information regarding the University’s policies, procedures, requirements, course descriptions, and more.

Degree Programs: Information about each of the graduate programs offered at FSU.

Student Handbook: Information about support services, student rights and responsibilities and academic policies.

Admissions: Links to Admissions' website.

The Registrar: Links to Registrar's website.


Campus Activities


Nole Central: Search student organizations and find events happening on campus.

FSU Events Calendar: Information about upcoming events on campus.

Oglesby Union: Information regarding services and activities provided by the Oglesby Union.

Theatre: Information about the FSU Theatre events and activities.

Opening Nights.: Information about Opening Nights performances and events.

Askew Student Life Center & Cinema: Information about the Askew Student Life Center movies and Cyber Café events.

Crenshaw Lanes: Information about the bowling center located in the FSU Student Union.

FSU Reservation: Information regarding the Seminole Reservation.

Club Downunder: Information about the events at Club Downunder

Center for Global Engagement: Information about the programs and events at The Globe.


Food and Dining


On Campus Dining: Information regarding dining locations around campus.

Meal Plans: Information regarding dining options and meal memberships at the University.

Global Café: Information regarding culturally enriching dining experiences provided in the Globe Dining Room.



Family Support


Childcare: Link to FSU Childcare & Early Learning Program's website.      

Family Connection: Information about resources available to support you and your family.


Finances & Funding


Financial Aid: Information regarding application & award of financial scholarships, grants, loans, and other aid programs.

Graduate School Funding: Information regarding funding and awards provided by FSU.

Office of Graduate Fellowships and Awards: Information regarding identifying and applying for external funding and awards.

Student Business Services: Information regarding tuition and fees, payments, and financial policies.



The Graduate School


The Graduate School: Link to main Graduate School website.

Graduate School Programs:


Health & Safety


Allies & Safe Zones: Information about campus safety and inclusivity for LGBTQ+ people. The program is open to all, regardless of orientation, identity, or expression.

FSU Police Department: Information concerning crime prevention programs, crime statistics, and other police services.

FSU Alerts: Information about the Florida State University's emergency notification system.

Health Insurance: Information about Immunization and Health Insurance requirements for Florida State University students.

Health Insurance Subsidy: Information regarding the Health Insurance Subsidy for graduate assistants

Leach Center: Information regarding the Leach Student Recreation Center

University Counseling Center: Information regarding immunization requirements, health insurance, and other health services and concerns.

University Health Services: Information regarding immunization requirements, health insurance, and other health services and concerns.





On Campus: University Housing: Information regarding on-campus housing in University residence halls.

Off-Campus Housing: Information regarding off–campus housing options and getting settled in Tallahassee.


International Students


Center for Global Engagement: Information for international students attending the University and cultural enrichment programs for all students.

Center for Intensive English Studies: Information about the Center for Intensive English Studies.



Library Services


FSU Libraries: Information on the holdings, hours, and services provided by the University’s libraries.

Strozier: Information on the Strozier Library

Dirac: Information on the Dirac Science Library

Engineering: Information on the Engineering Library

Medical: Information on the Medical Library

Innovation Hub: Information on the Innovation Hub Holdings

Diginole:. Information on the Diginole Holdings

Music: Information on the Music Library


Student Resources


Career Center: Information concerning on-campus student employment, choosing a major, internships, graduate school, off-campus employment and job-searching.

Congress of Graduate Students: Information about the council of student leaders appointed to represent the graduates students on campus and in the community.

Center for Leadership & Social Change: Information regarding community service, leadership development, and diversity and inclusion.

Department of Student Support & Transitions: Information regarding the Department of Student Support and Transitions.

FSU Bookstore: Information on textbooks, computers, and other school supplies.

FSUCard Center: Information regarding the University’s student ID card and its uses.

Graduate Assistants United: Information regarding the collective bargaining agent for Graduate Assistants at FSU.

Information Technology Services: For information concerning FSU Internet access, student email, campus cable, and much more.

Student Disability Resource Center: Information regarding services provided to students with temporary or permanent learning and/or physical disabilities.

Student Resilience Project: Information about stress management and healthy coping skills.

Student Veterans Center: Information regarding FSU’s Student Veterans Center, including information about educational benefits provided under the GI Bill.



Transportation & Maps


Campus Bus Service: Information about the campus bus services for faculty, staff, students, and visitors.

Campus Map: Searchable 3D map of the FSU Campus

City of Tallahassee Bus Service: Information about the city bus services for the Tallahassee area.

Red Coach: Information about the Red Coach bus service.

Tallahassee International Airport: Information about the Tallahassee International Airport.

Transportation and Parking Services: Information regarding bus routes, parking rules, and decals.

Virtual Tours: Information regarding virtual tours and live-streaming events to help you become familiar with the FSU campus.



The Graduate School FAQ: Link to frequently asked questions about graduate school.



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