I'm a current student and I need to:

  1. Understand general expectations
  2. Select a major professor
  3. Select advisory committee
  4. Create my plan of study
  5. Hold my annual committee meeting
  6. Register for classes
  7. File my individual development plan
  8. Get information about the preliminary exam
  9. Get information about my paycheck and benefits
  10. Get answers to less common questions

Please see the following PhD student checklist to help you better plan for critical tasks.