Resources for Students

As a Milken Institute School of Public Health student, you have access to many resources including those specific to the School of Public Health, and those available to all GW students.

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University Wide Resources

Below is a selection of frequently used university resources and services. For a more complete list, check out 

Career Center (university-wide)

Current Schedule of Classes (log-in required)

DegreeMap - access through GWeb (Student Records & Registration → Student Records Information Menu → DegreeMAP)

Disability Support Services

Financing Your Education

Himmelfarb Library

International Scholars Office

Student Accounts

Student Health Service

The GW Bookstore

University Counseling Center

Writing Center

Assistantships and Fellowships - Milken Institute SPH students are eligible to pursue opportunities listed in the national fellowships databases.  ​

Resources at the School of Public Health

Academic Forms

Career Services (specific to School of Public Health, see also: GW Career Center [above])

Funding for Current Students (see also, Assistantships & Fellowships [above])

Graduate Student Handbook

Undergraduate Student Handbook

Powerpoint templates with school logo (via the Milken Institute School of Public Health Research Portal)

Student Organizations

Student Organizations- request a classroom/meeting space

DrPH-Specific Resources

DrPH Handbook AY 21-22

Applied Dissertation FAQ's- coming soon

DrPH Post-Comps Checklist

Dissertation Forms


DrPH Handbook (2018)

DrPH Handbook (2016)

DrPH Dissertation Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.s) (pre-2021)   

DrPH Leadership Credits Plan

DrPH HB Coursework Plan Template (pre-2021)

PhD-Specific Resources

PHD Handbook AY 21-22

Dissertation Forms


PhD-SBS Dissertation Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.s)

PhD-SBS Handbook (2020)

PhD SBS Coursework Plan Template

Department-Specific Resources 

Some departments have additional resources for students in their department, such as department intranets or additional funding opportunities. Visit your department's "student resources" web page to view a list of your department-level resources.