Welcome to the Graduate Student Website
Our goal with this site is to make it easy for you to find the information you need in a timely and efficient manner. Take a few minutes to peruse the main items to your left. You will find information on courses and degree requirements, student resources, policies and procedures for each step of your degree and graduation as well as other helpful links! For more information or questions specific to your degree plan, please contact:
Rui Kuang: Director of Graduate Studies
Joe Nieszner: Senior Graduate Programs Coordinator - Computer Science PhD and Computer Science MS/MCS
Computer Science PhD students should work with Joe.
Allison Small: Graduate Programs Coordinator - Computer Science MS/MCS and Data Science MS/Certificate
Data Science MS and Certificate students should work with Allison.
Computer Science Master's level students can work with either Graduate Program Coordinators.
Current students can contact email@example.com
Prospective students, please contact
Please also visit our admissions pages, which should be able to answer most of your questions.
Available to current university students: csgrad.appointments.umn.edu
Winter Break 2019/2020 Drop-In Advising Hours (For current students only)
Drop-in hours between Monday December 9, 2019 and Friday January 17, 2020 are listed below. Graduate drop-in advising is available for graduate students currently enrolled in a computer science or data science graduate program.
Tuesday December 10, 2019: 10-11am
Wednesday December 11, 2019: 1:30-2:30pm
Thursday December 12, 2019: 10-11am
Tuesday December 17, 2019: 10:30-11:30am
Friday December 20, 2019: 10-11am
Tuesday December 31, 2019: 10-11am
Friday January 3, 2020: 10-11am
Monday January 6, 2020: 1:30-2:30pm
Tuesday January 7, 2020: 10-11am
Thursday January 9, 2020: 1:30-2:30pm
Monday January 13, 2020: 1:30-2:30pm
Wednesday January 15, 2020: 10-11am
Friday January 17, 2020: 10-11am
Check in at the 4-192 front desk.
No drop-in advising hours available on the following dates: (There may be additional dates where drop-in advising is not available due to unforeseen circumstances. Please call our main office at 612-625-4002 prior to traveling in for drop-in advising.)
Useful hours, and phone numbers
Department of Computer Science and Engineering Office
Office Hours: M-F: 8:00 am- 4:30 pm. Phone: (612) 625-4002
Graduate Admissions Office
Office Hours: M-F: 8:00 am- 4:30 pm. Phone: (612) 625-3014
Graduate Student Services and Progress Office
Office Hours: M-F: 8:00 am- 4:00pm. Phone: (612) 625-3490
Graduate Assistant Office
Office Hours: M-F: 8:00 am- 4:00pm. Phone: (612) 624-7070