Graduate College-Boise State University

Welcome to the official page of the Graduate College at Boise State! Boise State University is located in the heart of Boise, Idaho, the state's capital city.

Boise is Idaho's largest city and a thriving metropolitan area. The university is home to award-winning faculty and academic programs, internationally recognized research and scholars, and an innovative, adventurous and determined student body. The Graduate College at Boise State provides oversight for over 75 graduate curricula leading to certificates, master's and doctoral degrees.

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🌟Happy Juneteenth!

Today marks a pivotal moment in our history, celebrating freedom and resilience. ✨ Please note that Boise State University will be closed to honor this important day. While we're closed to observe Juneteenth, we'll be back tomorrow, ready to serve you during regular business hours. Let's continue to strive for a more just and inclusive future together!


Here's to the red, white, and blue! Happy Flag Day, friends! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ πŸŽ‰


We honor those who served. In observance of Memorial Day, the university will be closed today. We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 28th πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ


πŸŽ“πŸ‘ Congratulations to all the amazing graduates from Boise State! πŸŽ‰ Your hard work and dedication have paid off, and we couldn't be prouder. 🌟 The future is bright, and we can't wait to see all the incredible things you'll accomplish. Go Broncos! πŸ΄πŸ’™



Join us in celebrating a major academic milestone as Karl defends their thesis tomorrow, April 18, at 3:00 p.m. with Boise State University Anthropology Department! πŸŽ‰πŸ“š

Good luck, Karl! πŸ€

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Photos from Graduate College-Boise State University's post 04/16/2024

🎨 Join us in celebrating Alyse Ambriel Hanna, , MFA Thesis, β€˜Cosmetic’! 🌟 Dive into a world of creativity and exploration at the exhibition, open from April 18th to April 23rd. Don’t miss the Closing Reception on April 25th from 5-7 pm! See you there!


πŸŽ‰πŸ» Ready to wrap up Graduate Student Appreciation Week in style?

Join us at Payette Brewing Company this Friday, April 12, for an off-campus gathering hosted by GradWell and the Graduate College! Connect with fellow graduate students, enjoy free food, and have a blast with games. Plus, one lucky attendee will snag an exciting prize! πŸ† Bring your furry friends and plus ones along for a people-friendly celebration. See you there!

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πŸ“„βœ¨ Ready to take your career to the next level? Swing by Boulder Hall on Thursday, April 11, for drop-in resume review sessions with Career Services!

Whether you're polishing up your CV or starting from scratch, we're here to help. No appointment is needed – just come by, and let's refine your professional profile together! Can't make it in person? Online drop-ins are welcome, too. See you there!

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βš—οΈπŸ”¬πŸ“Š Dive into the world of innovation at the Graduate Student Showcase this Wednesday, April 10!

Explore groundbreaking research displays crafted by our brilliant Broncos from various graduate programs across campus! Let's celebrate the remarkable achievements and support our fellow scholars in their endeavors! See you there!

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πŸ€ΈπŸ½β€β™€οΈπŸ§˜πŸ½β€β™‚οΈ Strengthen your body, uplift your spirits!

Join us for a rejuvenating Functional Strength and Stretch session on Tuesday, April 9. No experience is required – just come as you are in comfy attire (don't forget your mat!). Let's celebrate our bodies and connect over light snacks afterward. See you there!

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β˜•οΈπŸ© Kick off Graduate Student Appreciation Week the right way!

Swing by the Graduate Student Success Center on Monday, April 8, for some coffee and donuts on us! It's our way of saying THANK YOU for all your hard work and dedication! See you there bright and early!

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πŸš€ Elevate your research with AI! πŸ€– Join us for 'Effective Uses of AI for Thesis & Dissertation Prep' at the Graduate Student Open House. Discover how AI can supercharge your academic work and network with fellow researchers. πŸ“š Don't miss this chance to explore innovative strategies! 🌟

πŸ—“οΈ Date: April 5th
πŸ•’ Time: 3 - 5 pm
🏒 Location: College of Innovation + Design, Boise State University (Albertsons Library 2nd floor)
πŸͺ Refreshments provided
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πŸ”’ Interested in diving into the world of cybersecurity? Discover Boise State University's M.S. in Cybersecurity program tomorrow, April 1, 2024, at 2:00 p.m.! πŸ›‘οΈ

Learn about our emphasis areas in Computer Science, Mathematics, and Management, and how our interdisciplinary approach prepares you for success. πŸ’Ό Plus, learn about our Accelerated Master's Program and financial aid options! Register now through the link in our bio. πŸ“š

Photos from Graduate College-Boise State University's post 03/31/2024

Hello Everyone! Please join us for Hallie Maxwell’s MFA Thesis exhibition Alternate Heirlooms! Gallery Hours are starting Sunday March 31st - Wednesday April 3rd with a closing reception on Thursday April 4th 4 -6 pm! See you there!

Photos from Graduate College-Boise State University's post 03/27/2024

πŸŽ“βœ¨ Calling all Graduate Students! πŸŽ“βœ¨

Get ready to be appreciated like never before because Graduate Student Appreciation Week is back! πŸ™Œ From April 8th to April 12th, join us for a week packed with events just for YOU!

πŸ“… Here's what's in store:

🌟 Monday, April 8th:
Connecting Over Coffee β˜•οΈ
πŸ“ Riverfront Hall, Room 117
⏰ 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

🌟 Tuesday, April 9th:
Get Well Yoga, With GradWell πŸ§˜β€β™‚οΈ
πŸ“ Hatch A, SUB
⏰ 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Yoga w/ Kelly Rossetto

🌟 Wednesday, April 10th:
Graduate Student Showcase πŸŽ“βœ¨
πŸ“ SUB - Jordan Ballroom
⏰ 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

🌟 Thursday, April 11th:
Career Capture: Resume Refresh πŸ’Ό
πŸ“ Career Services Office- Boulder Hall, Room 111
⏰ 12 - 3 p.m.

🌟 Friday, April 12th:
Graduate Student Appreciation Payette Social πŸ‘₯
πŸ“ Payette Brewing Company "Graduate Mixer"
⏰ 5 - 7 p.m.

But wait, there's more! πŸŽ‰ Attend at least three events, and you'll be entered into a raffle for FREE massages through health services! Plus, don't forget to grab your BroncoFit tote at each event, filled with goodies just for you! 🎁

Mark your calendars and spread the word – let's celebrate YOU during Graduate Student Appreciation Week! πŸŽ‰


Mark your calendars!πŸ“† Graduate Student Appreciation Week is on the horizon! Stay tuned for a week filled with fun events, recognition, and more! πŸŽ‰

During the week of April 8-12th, the Graduate College will host daily events to recognize our graduate students and their outstanding contributions to our university and campus community.

Most importantly, don’t forget to swing by our Graduate Student Showcase on April 10th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Jordan Ballroom in the Student Union Building. See you then! 😁


πŸŽ“ Attention students! πŸŽ“

Friendly reminder: The recommended deadline to defend your thesis/dissertation is swiftly approaching on March 8, 2024 – just two weeks away! ⏰

Remember, meeting this deadline is crucial! πŸ“… If missed, there's a chance you might be placed on the graduation waitlist for this semester. Let's make sure you're all set to soar and celebrate your accomplishments! πŸš€

Keep pushing forward, stay focused, and don't hesitate to reach out if you need any support along the way. You've got this! πŸ’ͺ


In honor of Presidents' Day, Boise State University will be closed on Monday, February 19th. Take this time to reflect on the contributions of past leaders and enjoy a well-deserved break! We will reopen tomorrow for our regular hours πŸ“šβœ¨


πŸŽ“ Join us today, January 24th, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Simplot Ballroom in the Student Union Building, Boise State University, for an exhilarating showcase of intellect! 🌟 Our brilliant graduate students are ready to conquer the Three Minute Thesis challenge, presenting their extensive research in just 3 minutes and 1 slide. πŸš€

Let's come together as the Boise State community to support and cheer on our exceptional scholars. πŸŽ‰ Your presence and encouragement mean the world to them! 🌍


πŸŽ“ Don't miss out on your moment! The deadline to apply for graduation for both graduate and undergraduate degrees, as well as certificates for May 2024, is approaching.

Secure your spot on the big day by applying on myBoiseState. Late applications are accepted, but a late fee will be assessed. Act now and take the first step toward your academic milestone! πŸŽ‰


🌸 Excited to welcome both new and returning students to the start of the Spring Semester! πŸ“šβœ¨

Embrace the fresh opportunities this season brings, connect with fellow scholars, and let's make these next few months memorable. Here's to a semester filled with growth, learning, and success! πŸš€πŸ’™


πŸ“šβœ¨ It's Finals Week, December 11-15! πŸ“šβœ¨

To all the incredible students out there, we believe in you! You've worked hard, and now it's time to shine. May your dedication and knowledge guide you through these exams. Wishing every student the BEST of luck! πŸ’«βœοΈ Remember, you're capable of amazing things. Take a deep breath, stay focused, and give it your all. You got this! πŸ’ͺπŸ“š


🌟 Join the Couselor Education program for an insightful journey into the world of counseling! 🌈 You're cordially invited to their annual Program Open House on December 4th and 5th, 2023. πŸŽ“βœ¨

🌐 Come-and-go-as-you-please: No appointments needed! Drop in when you can, and leave as you like. This is your chance to connect with program faculty, current students, and alumni to explore the Master of Arts in Counseling Program and the counseling field.

Get ready to embark on a journey of discovery and find answers to your burning questions. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the world of counseling and envision your future in the field. We can't wait to virtually meet you on December 4th and welcome you in person on December 5th! πŸŒˆπŸŽ“

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Today, November 3, is the FINAL day to submit your post-defense advisor-approved version of your thesis/dissertation and plan to graduate in December. Make sure your hard work gets the recognition it deserves! 🌟 Don't miss this deadline - it's your last chance to cross the finish line and join our December graduation ceremony! πŸŽ‰βœ¨


Who is ready for the last Thesis Academy Workshop⁉️

Join us for Thesis Academy #4: I Just Submitted, Now What Do I Do? πŸ“š This session is your ultimate guide to navigating the post-submission journey. πŸš€ Discover how your documents are reviewed, what edits to expect, and the timeline for completion. Our GSSC coordinator will set up a handy check-in system for all your questions, ensuring you're never in the dark. 🌟 Plus, get an exclusive peek into the end-of-semester activities, including potential graduation details! Let's ease those post-submission jitters together. 🀝 🌐


πŸ”·π”»π•–π•—π•–π•Ÿπ•€π•– ℕ𝕠π•₯π•šπ•—π•šπ•”π•’π•₯π•šπ• π•ŸπŸ”Ά

mock is set to defend their dissertation tomorrow at 1 p.m. MT.

Good luck, Jerry! πŸ€

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Curious about what’s possible? Dive into the following link and discover the inspiring story of last year's 3MT winner – a testament to the incredible impact your research can have:

πŸ’‘πŸŒ Your years of dedication, late nights, and countless hours in the lab have led to groundbreaking discoveries! 🌟✨ Now, it's time to share your knowledge with the world and earn cash rewards with 3MT – the ultimate platform for showcasing your hard work through a three-minute presentation! πŸŽ€πŸ“š

Imagine, all those research papers, books, and experiments you've delved into, all those passionate discussions and tireless efforts – they've prepared you for this moment! πŸ’ͺ Seize the opportunity to present your findings and insights, and not just gain recognition, but also win money for your innovative work! πŸ’°

Photos from Graduate College-Boise State University's post 10/24/2023

Are you ready to turn your passion for research into some serious cash? Brace yourselves, because this year's Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition isn't just about the thrill of presenting your groundbreaking ideas. It's also about the chance to WIN BIG and support your incredible work! πŸ’‘πŸ’Έ You can register by using the following link:

Check out the amazing awards waiting for our talented participants:
πŸ† Statewide Winner: $1,000 πŸ†
πŸ₯‡ First Place: $750 πŸ₯‡
πŸ₯ˆ Second Place: $500 πŸ₯ˆ
πŸ₯‰ Third Place: $250 πŸ₯‰
πŸ‘ Audience Choice: $250 πŸ‘

Don't miss this golden opportunity to showcase your research prowess, dazzle the audience, and earn some well-deserved recognition and cash rewards. The stage is set, and the spotlight is yours – let's make this 3MT competition the most memorable and rewarding experience yet! πŸš€πŸ’°


Ready to take the stage? Don't miss this chance to make your research matter. Register now and let your ideas echo beyond the lecture halls! πŸŒŸπŸ” Register here:

πŸŽ“βœ¨ Calling all aspiring researchers! 🌟 Dive into the world of cutting-edge ideas and compelling discoveries at our very own Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition! πŸ§ πŸ”¬ Developed by the University of Queensland and embraced globally, this event celebrates the thrilling research journey of graduate students. 🌍✨

Join us in this academic adventure, where you'll hone your presentation skills, refine your research communication, and learn to explain complex ideas to anyone! πŸ—£οΈβœ¨


πŸ”·π”»π•–π•—π•–π•Ÿπ•€π•– ℕ𝕠π•₯π•šπ•—π•šπ•”π•’π•₯π•šπ• π•ŸπŸ”Ά

Maeve Bakic is set to defend their thesis tomorrow at 4:00 p.m. MT with Boise State College of Engineering.

Good luck, Maeve! πŸ€

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