Florida State University

Graduate Student Resources

Graduate Student Handbook

Incoming and Outgoing Checklists

There are a variety of practical and administrative things you need to do when you first arrive here at FSU, and again when you leave the program and the university. The Biological Sciences Department has created a helpful checklist with information about who to contact for help with these items. If you are in one of our other affiliated departments, please check with their main office for help with department-specific items.

FSU Congress of Graduate Students (COGS)

The Congress of Graduate Students (COGS) is the official representative body of graduate students at Florida State University. This includes all post-baccalaureate, special, masters, specialist, professional, and doctoral students.

COGS grants for conference attendance

Fellowships for students in the Biological Sciences Department

Funding and awards through the FSU Graduate School

The National Institutes of Health National Research Service Award (NRSA)

The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program