New Student Checklist

Use the New Student Checklist to stay on track with the tasks you need to accomplish before starting your first day of class. Some tasks can be completed as soon as you're admitted, so be sure to check those items off your list as soon as possible.

New Student Orientation Video Series

Discover essential campus resources with the Tech Talk video series. This series will cover topics like tuition and fees; campus services; career center; mental healthcare; campus safety; scheduling, records, and requirements; and scholarships and financial aid.

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Graduate Institute Orientation (GradIO)

In addition to your program’s orientation, the Office of Graduate Education also hosts in-person and virtual Institute-level orientation. You will have a chance to meet fellow new students, discover resources available to you, learn about Tech traditions and policies, and more.

Note: GradIO is geared towards on-campus Atlanta students. Online degree programs will be providing a series of communications to guide and support the transition to an online student experience. 

New Student Resources

Check out these additional resources to review in the weeks leading up to the start of the semester.

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Join our extended orientation program for new grad students led by experienced grad students. Offered in the fall.

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Funding Assistance

Learn the details about funding assistance and fellowships that are available to you.

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Professional Development

Review resources to help you with career planning and professional development.

Grad Guide

Review the guide that has information about student-faculty expectations, policies, and more.

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Grad Student Specific Policies

View policies in detail that are specific to graduate students.