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Admitted Students Guide: About the Graduate School

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Welcome to Brown!

We look forward to meeting you at Orientation.

The most comprehensive and up-to-date sources of information about the Graduate School are here on our website and in the Graduate School Handbook. If you have any questions or concerns that are not addressed by this guide or the website, please email us at [email protected].

Social Media
The Graduate School is on Twitter @BrownGradSchool, which features fellowship news and articles for graduate students, and has a Facebook page with student news and events.

Directors of Graduate Study (DGS)
Every department or program offering a graduate-level degree at the University has a director of graduate study (DGS). Learn more about their role

Graduate School Governance
The Graduate Council sets policy for the Graduate School, subject to the approval of the faculty and the Board of Fellows. 

Graduate Student Council (GSC)
The GSC is the official organization for graduate students of Brown University. Learn more about what they do, who they are, and how to contact them on the GSC website. Be sure to sign up for GSC listservs as soon as you activate your Brown account and email.