Student Resources

The following resources aid current graduate students in planning their doctoral program, funding their attendance and conferences, and participating in the departmental community.

Graduate Student Manuals

A detailed description of the graduate program in Political Science. Manuals are in (PDF) format.

Comprehensive Examinations


2013-2014 Comprehensive Exam Dates

  • September 14, 2013
  • January 18, 2014
  • May 20, 2014


Travel and Expense Reporting

Effective July 1, 2011, the University has converted to a mandatory electronic reporting system. Click the link below for a guide to the system. Please direct any specific questions to Greg in the Grad Office.

2011 TravelND Guide for Political Science Graduate Students

Course Descriptions

View the course descriptions from the past five years.

Funding Gateway

View the external grant and fellowship opportunities available.

Student Directory

A listing of graduate students with areas of study, email addresses and websites.

Political Science Graduate Organization (PoGo)

POGO organizes professional career development events and social activities for graduate students.

Calendars of Importance for Graduate Students