here are upcoming events and announcements that may be of interest to graduate and professional students at usg. please visit the links at the bottom of the page for more information about our many resources and services.

COVID 19 Resources

  • In an effort to support students who are facing financial challenges during this time of unprecedented uncertainty, the Universities at Shady Grove Foundation is launching a new Emergency Assistance Fund. The purpose of the fund is to provide students with financial support for a variety of basic needs, including food, educational materials, and technology to support online learning and academic success. We also encourage you to take the COVID-19 Emergency Aid Resource Tutorial.
  • Please review this list of resources, and check out the answers to these frequently asked questions.
  • The Priddy Library staff is available to help! Ask us anything through library chat Monday-Friday 10 AM to 8 PM. Also, check out our guide to the books, educational resources, and library services that are available online during the spring semester.
  • The campus may be closed, but MCAS is open for virtual business! Writing and Research: We provide feedback and brainstorming for your papers. Get help using statistics and research. Academic Coaching: We help you adjust to this new reality of online learning with study strategies and personalized coaching. Disability Support: We support your testing, accommodations, and other disability-related needs. Click here to make an appointment!

Selected Events: September 2020


Announcements and Opportunities

  • Virtual student services are available to you while the campus is closed. Please click here for more info.
  • Apply to be a member of the 2020-2021 USG Graduate Student Association! Read more and apply here: the regular deadline: is September 13). 
  • "Around the Grove" Student Bloggers Wanted! Do you enjoy writing? Are you interested in becoming a student blogger and earning up to $20 per post? Apply by Sept. 4.
  • Become a USG Student Ambassador! Gain valuable leadership, public speaking, and marketing skills while promoting the USG campus to future students - and get paid to do it! New and returning students welcome to apply! Deadline: Sept. 8.
  • Apply to join the Student Advisory Board! Interested in giving feedback to USG? Have your opinion heard during our monthly meetings. Apply by Sept. 13.
  • Now is a great time to start or continue the self-paced USGLeads Leadership Program! Learn valuable skills that you can highlight on your resume and LinkedIn profile, and receive gifts and recognition. The program can be completed entirely online!
  • Sign up for the monthly Graduate Student Association newsletter.
  • Complete the Virtual New Student Orientation and receive a gift from CSEF (when the office re-opens)!
  • Don't forget to download the USG Mobile App and the USG OrgLife App from the Apple or Google Play store! Learn more about the different features of both apps in this video.