UMass Boston

Faculty Resources

Supporting Our Faculty

As a faculty member, you'll find essential resources to support your role as a graduate program director, including guidelines, forms, and a syllabus template. Additionally, we offer a convenient listing of Research Methods Courses available for cross-registration across collaborating departments.

Graduate Studies Committee

Governance Flow Diagram

Committee Members


Spring 2023 Committee Meeting Dates: February 14, 2023; March 21, 2023; April 11, 2023; May 9, 2023

Meetings take place on Tuesdays following the Faculty Council; meetings are usually the second Tuesday of the month. The deadline for material submissions is eight (8) days before the meeting. Proposals should all be on Curriculog - if supplementary materials need to be sent to the Committee, please email them to

Resources for programs considering GRE-Optional Admissions: click here

Forms and Policies

Graduate Assistant Salary Chart


The Graduate Assistant Salary Chart provides employment start and end dates, biweekly salary rates, and the cost of the annual student health premium. Please the AY22-23 Graduate Assistantship Appointments for the Graduate Assistant Salary Chart.

For additional information, please contact Simon Haile at, assistant director of financial management for Research and Graduate Studies.

Graduate Studies
Campus Center
2nd Floor, Suite 2100
UMass Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125