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Resources for Graduate Students

The University offers many resources to help you not only develop as a scholar, but also pursue your career after graduation.

Orientation Information | Academic Support | Financial Aid | Career Services | Additional Resources | Forms

Orientation Information

The College of Education holds orientation activities for new grad students.

Creating and Maintaining Your Electronic Connection to UD (including email)

Academic support

Education Resource Center (ERC) –  The ERC offers a robust collection of preK – grade 12 curriculum materials, as well as supportive materials on the craft of teaching and professional development materials for teachers.

Library research guide: Education- This website provides access to resources for education research and information, including statistics, articles, tests and measurements.

Library research guide: HDFS – Information is available regarding children and family statistics, professional associations and child welfare databases.

Office of Graduate and Professional Education – Information on coursework, research, funding, campus life and health coverage for UD Graduate students.

Writing Center: The UD Writing Center is available to help you develop and organize your writing and  provide assistance with grammar, punctuation and documentation.  You can also download these helpful handouts : Techniques to Encourage Revision | Sequencing Writing Assignments   | Preventing Plagiarism

Financial Aid

Scholarships and financial aid are available to qualifying students. Please visit these pages for more information:

Delaware Educator Scholarships

Professional Development Award for Graduate Students – Conference travel is essential to the academic growth and development of graduate students. A maximum of $500 may be awarded. Awards are limited to one per academic year and to a maximum of two awards during the course of graduate study.

Marion H. Steele Symposium award for a paper and/or poster created for HDFS coursework. 

Career Services

UD’s Career Services Center- UD’s website offering students and alumni a wide variety of information to help with all stages of  career development. Ms. Cindy Holland is the career services professional for our college. She can be reached at 302-831-8570.

Job/Graduate Fairs - Throughout the year, UD and CEHD host career and graduate fairs, to help students proceed on their chosen career path.  In the spring, we sponsor Project Search, a large event for students and alumni to meet with potential employers and learn interview tips and techniques

Additional Resources

Forms

 

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