Policy and Disclaimer
The Office of Graduate Studies
800 Algoma Blvd., Dempsey Hall 337
Oshkosh, WI 54901
(920) 424-0247 FAX
Note to Readers
THE GRADUATE FACULTY invite your attention to the numerous degree, achievement and certificate programs and the variety of courses in this publication. We are dedicated to high standards of scholarly achievement and professional development. Graduates of University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Graduate Studies may be found regionally, nationally and worldwide in positions of leadership and responsibility. We are proud to present this edition of the bulletin.
This bulletin does not establish or constitute a contract between the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and students enrolled at this institution. The bulletin provides descriptive and summary information that outlines University and Office of Graduate Studies rules, regulations, course listings, degree programs and fee schedules, which are in effect at the time of publication. The University retains the exclusive right to change, modify or interpret, at any time, the descriptions contained in the Bulletin. The University administration and faculty, with the concurrence of the Board of Regents and the administration of the University of Wisconsin System, also retain the right to change fees and to add, modify or withdraw courses or degree, achievement or certificate programs at any time. The student is responsible for verifying the information contained herein.
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is committed to a policy of fairness and equal opportunity for all. A diverse student body, faculty and staff, which reflect the variety of pluralism of society, is desired and encouraged. Moreover, equal access to benefits, programs, services, employment and educational opportunities is assured for all, without regard to sex, color, marital or parental status, race, age, national origin, religion, handicap, sexual preference, political affiliation or beliefs and arrest or conviction record (except as prescribed by law), ancestry, creed or sexual orientation. Inquiries regarding University compliance with equal opportunity/affirmative action laws and regulations may be directed to the University Director of Equity and Affirmative Action (920) 424-0330.
Graduate students entering University of Wisconsin Oshkosh graduate programs from summer 2010 through spring 2012 are expected to assume full responsibility for the contents of this bulletin.
Certain courses and research projects require that students work with chemicals while engaging in academic studies. Many of these chemicals may be hazardous to your health. Instructors of these courses and research projects must inform and train students on procedures that will maintain the students' personal health and safety and provide them with information on the hazards of specific chemicals that will be used during their course of study. Furthermore, instructors must enforce and follow safety policies. Prior to use of hazardous materials and equipment, students shall review the procedures and information and discuss any associated concerns with the instructor.
Contact: Environmental Health and Safety Department - Dempsey Hall 232A
Phone: (920) 424-1191
Winter Weather Advisory
UW Oshkosh has an automated telephone line for timely information concerning class cancellations for winter weather-related conditions. Make note to call (920) 424-0000 for the latest information. Please note that the University only rarely suspends classes for weather-related conditions. Students should be aware that some faculty and instructional academic staff provide information specific to their courses (e.g., arrangements for making up any canceled sessions). In addition to notifying radio and television stations, the University's official Web Site (www.uwosh.edu) also will post notices of weather-related news.