BCOE Graduate Student Services

Welcome to the Bayh College of Education Graduate Student Services!

Our mission is to provide support for all graduate students in the Bayh College of Education with regard to their admission and dissertation needs. We will be the liaison between the Bayh College of Education and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies working together for the student's success!

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  • Are you in your dissertation phase? Don't forget to sign up for your 899 dissertation credit hours!

    Please let us know if there is any way we can help!
  • Are you looking for a program that fits your career goals? You are at the right place. Explore our programs!

    We have great graduate and undergraduate programs that fit your career goals!
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    Students must submit their dissertations and proposals in Microsoft Word only.

Dissertation/Thesis Resources

Special Announcements

Editing Services

Critical Deadlines

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    "If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more and become more, you are a leader" --John Quincy Adams


Linda Sperry – UH 219 C

Graduate Student Services Director (812-237-2960)

Emilie McFaddin – UH 219 A

Student Services Assistant (812-237-2814)

Courtney Renfroe – UH 219 A

GSS Editor

Nardos Gebreyohannes - UH 219B

GSS Editor


Graduate Student Association—Reading for Research

Feb. 22nd from 10-11 a.m. Reviewing Academic Text: Reading for Research, by Dr. Kenneth Games

Learn more about the structure of academic texts, and how to identify key sections like abstracts, introductions, methodologies, results, and discussions. Develop ways to critically read, discover note-taking tips, and advance your reading strategies! University Hall, Room 107

Graduate Student Association—Showcasing Research and Practice

Feb. 23rd from 4-5 p.m. Preparing Posters: Showcasing Research and Practice, by Micheal Moore.

This interactive workshop will equip you with the knowledge and skills to craft compelling and informative posters that grab attention, engage your audience, and leave a lasting impression. University Hall, Room 207




Graduate Student Research and Travel Grant Competition Now Open

The spring graduate student travel grant and graduate student research grant competitions have opened.  The submission period for both the research and the travel grant competitions runs from Monday, January 15, 2024 to Friday, March 8, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. eastern time.

Both applications can be found on the InfoReady page here: https://indstate.infoready4.com/CompetitionSpace/​​​​​​​ 

  • Sponsoring Unit
    Office of Graduate Studies




ISU Grad Student Support Space