Graduate advising by school/college

For general admissions and application questions, email For program-specific application questions and degree requirements, below is a roster of experts with answers.

Current students should meet with their faculty/assigned advisor. 

Mike Ilitch School of Business

The Graduate Programs Office is available to provide information to prospective graduate students and to assist current graduate students throughout their academic careers.

Phone: 313-577-4511

College of Education

The Division of Academic Services provides pre-admission advising for prospective students seeking information about the college's graduate degree and certificate programs. 

Phone: 313-577-1605

College of Engineering

Graduate program coordinators can answer questions about admissions requirements or the graduate program application process.

College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts

Law School

Prospects interested in the Master of Studies in Law (MSL) can complete a request for information or contact Assistant Dean of Non-JD Programs Nikki Taylor-Vargo, Phone: 313-577-2733

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Prospects can find an advisor by department or program.

School of Information Sciences

Prospects with questions about the school or admissions requirements can call 313-577-1825 or email Academic Services Officer Matt Fredericks.

School of Medicine

Prospects can find a graduate officer by degree or program.

College of Nursing

Prospects are encouraged to attend an information session. Admitted graduate nursing students can schedule an appointment with an academic services officer by emailing

Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Prospects are encouraged to attend an information session. There are no one-on-one appointments.

Phone: 313-577-1716

School of Social Work

The School of Social Work sponsors a full range of advisement and student development services for prospective, incoming and current students at the graduate level of study.