Plant Pathology Graduate Program
Virtual Orientation Resources
See e-mail from Monica for > Zoom recording from 8_18_2023
> Good Things to Know (pdf)
Graduate School > Graduate School Handbook (website)
> Graduate Timeline (Word)
Forms 1, 3 and 4
> Form 1 - classes and project proposal (Word)
(Note: Form 2 is for planning change from M.S. to Ph.D. and is now processed through a Grad Admissions process)
> Form 4 - Student accomplishments (Word)
2023-2024 > Academic calendar (pdf)
If off campus, use off-campus sign-in to access electronic sources, journals
Some e-books (some textbooks) available through the library catalog
Tutorials for using the library catalog: guides.osu.edu/pp
Student Affairs > Code of Conduct
Teaching Resources > Drake Institute of Teaching and Learning
Note: Teaching Endorsements in several topics can be completed; Teaching Endorsements can be added to your transcripts
Computer and Technology Help (including OSU e-mail) > Technology and Digital Innovation
Microsoft Office 365: All Ohio State students are eligible for free Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus through Microsoft’s Student Advantage program. Full instructions for downloading and installation can be found at: https://ocio.osu.edu/kb04733
Adobe Creative Cloud > it.osu.edu/adobe
Adobe Creative Cloud access is free to all Ohio State students, faculty and staff. This suite of desktop and mobile apps gives you the tools to create professional videos, photos, websites and more.
Visit the Creative Cloud website and click 'Sign In' in the upper righthand corner. Enter your firstname.lastname@example.org email address and click continue to finish signing in with your Ohio State credentials.
Graduate School > Advising Best Practices
Graduate School > Graduate Associate Appointment Policies and Procedures
Important > Code of Student Conduct
Important > Graduate Appointment Policies
Center for Belonging and Social Change (several student cohorts) > cbsc.osu.edu/
CFAES Graduate Education website > grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/home
Equity, and reporting incidents at Ohio State > equity.osu.edu
Currently Enrolled Students
How many credits do I take?
For minimum requirements, view this handy guide > For GRAs, Fellows, Full/Part Time
MS and pre-candidacy PhD students on paid graduate appointments:
AU and SP - In Autumn and Spring semesters, enroll in maximum16-18 credits. Minimum 8 for GRAs, 12 for Fellows. Enroll in Research Credits (7999-MS, 8998-pre-candidacy) with your advisor to bring your enrollment up to the maximum.
SU - In Summer, enroll in the minimum credtis (Minimum 4 for GRAs, 6 for Fellows, Maximum is 8 credits)
AU, SP and SU - Register for 3 credits
What classes should/can I take?
University Registrar website (Registration, tuition/fee tables, academic calendar)
IT Resources for Students
Graduate School > Forms, Guidelines and Policy