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Spring 2020 Professional Development Workshops
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The University of Texas at Austin enrolls nearly 8,200 graduate and 2,000 professional students, and awards about 900 doctoral and 3,000 master’s degrees each year. Apply today, and in a few short years, one of them could be yours.

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Key Dates

The Graduate School provides key dates for registration and graduation to help graduate students stay on track. Defer to the Academic Calendar and Course Schedule produced by the Office of the Registrar for official registration and payment deadline information.

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From funding tuition to paying for other costs of attendance, graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin benefit from the support of the university.

Upcoming Events

Monday Jan. 20
All Day Event

Martin Luther King Day Event Details

Tuesday Jan. 21
Spring Semester Starts
All Day Event

Spring Semester Starts Event Details

Wednesday Jan. 22
5 to 8 p.m.
RLP 1.302B

Most grad students struggle to manage all the responsibilities and requirements of the academic process. This chaos can leave even the most organized person feeling overwhelmed, stretched thin and with a less than fulfilling personal life. In this personal strategic planning workshop for graduate students, learn how to make this semester your most productive one yet. An RSVP is required. Event Details

Thursday Jan. 23
5 to 8 p.m.
WCP 1.106 (Formerly SAC)

Wondering what professional options are available to you after graduate school and what to do now to make those options a reality later? In this interactive workshop, learn a 5-step approach to professional development and career planning so you can maximize your time and resources in graduate school to create pathways to your career of choice. A RSVP is required. Event Details

Friday Jan. 24
Canvas Office Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Drop-in Canvas support Event Details

Tuesday Jan. 28
Teaching Preparation Series, Understanding your role: How do I work effectively with students & faculty?
5 to 6:15 p.m.
SZB 450

As a graduate student, you assume many roles: teacher, instructor, as well as student. In this workshop, you will learn about and apply theories of self-directed learning to students and oneself’s achievement, as well as gain strategies about setting expectations and working effectively with students and faculty. Event Details