Guide to being an FIU Physics graduate Student
Just about everything you need to know about being a graduate student—admission policies, course requirements, graduate school requirements, etc.--can be found in the Graduate Student Handbook. It can be found at http://faculty.fiu.edu/~baraue/Graduate/GradManual.pdf
Rules and information pertaining to the qualifying examination for graduate students are available at:
The site also has previous qualifiers
Contracts and Payment Issues
Most issues pertaining to your contract and payment of tuition and stipends can be handled by the Graduate Program Assistant, Omar Tolbert. The GPD is pretty much useless in these situations.
Graduate Program Assistant: Omar Tolbert
Phone: (305) 348-2605
Office: CP 204
If you need advice about classes or other things related to completing your degree, contact the Graduate Program Director:
Graduate Program Director: Dr. Jorge L. Rodriguez
Phone: (305) 348-0259
Office: CP 202
The University of Miami Connection
The UM/FIU Exchange Program is an opportunity for your students to take up to 6 credits at the University of Miami. This program broadens the course offerings and faculty expertise available to FIU’s graduate students. Graduate students in good academic standing enrolled in PhD or EdD programs and students in the LACC Master’s programs are eligible to apply.
Applications are are available at: