Policies & Procedures

Graduate Policies & Procedures

This Graduate Policies and Procedures addresses the need for a rationale and systematic set of policies, procedures and guidelines for directing graduate study and teaching at Florida International University.

The Graduate Program

Faculty Eligibility


Graduate Status

Candidacy, Dissertation & Thesis

Regulations for Thesis/Dissertation Preparation Manual (PDF)
This manual will assist candidates in the preparation and formatting of a thesis/dissertation. Please do not use theses/dissertations previously filed or out-of-date Regulations manuals for format examples.

Graduate Student Academic Grievance Procedure
The purpose of this policy and procedure is to provide a mean for graduate students to seek investigation and a possible resolution of academic grievances.
Download the Academic Grievance Form (PDF)

Graduate Faculty Policy