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Welcome to Marquette Graduate School

2020 New Student Orientation is August 20!

Save the Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020

More details coming this spring. 

Event Schedule Sample (schedule will be finalized closer to the date)

5:00- 6 p.m.: Check in, campus tours, campus resource tables, refreshments

Meet fellow new students and speak with representatives from Parking Services, the MUPD, Career Services Center, the Counseling Center, the Center for Intercultural Engagement, and many more! 30 minute campus tours will also be available starting at 5:00 p.m.

6:00- 7:00 p.m.: Presentations and Q&A with the Graduate School and campus partners

Hear from Graduate School staff, IT Services, the library, Visit Milwaukee, and other speakers from Marquette's campus.

Details and Logistics

Free parking is available in the 16th street parking garage on Marquette's campus (number 55 on the campus map). Take a ticket upon entering the structure. You will receive a voucher at Orientation that will allow you to leave the structure at no cost.

Orientation will take place in Marquette Place, on the second floor (main floor) of the AMU. As you enter the AMU on the west side, Marquette Place will be to your left. Graduate School staff will be there to help direct you.

Other Orientation Events

  • The orientation hosted by the Graduate School is not mandatory and is general in nature. Some, but not all, departments also offer program-specific orientations; check with your department for more information.
  • Graduate School of Management students (accounting, business administration, economics, human resources) please visit the GSM online orientation website for information.
  • A mandatory orientation for international students is held through the Office of International Education (OIE). Please visit OIE's website for more information or call (414) 288-7289.


Please feel free to contact the Graduate School at (414) 288-7137 or gradadmit@marquette.edu.