An electronic newsletter from the BSU School of Graduate Studies

Vol. 5, No. 1

June 2008


The Process

Registration: Grad classes

Starting the count of seven years to complete a degree

Form 1: Applying for admission to graduate studies

Completing 13-16 graduate credits after admission

Form 2: Applying for candidacy in a graduate degree program

Taking the written exam at the end of course work

Form 3: Proposing a research paper or thesis

Doing the work and writing the results

Form 4: Applying for graduation

Submitting the research paper or thesis for review

Form 5: Scheduling the oral examination

Defending your graduate work



This month . . .

      What is Going on this Summer at BSU

      Title of Feature Article

      Q&A: Question of the Month?



Opportunities to Look Forward To!



Summer Courses at

Bemidji State University


Looking for a chance to get ahead this summer?

Wanting to keep your mind scholastically fresh?

Then check out BSUís SUMMER COURSES!

You just might find something you didnít expect.



      Research opportunities

      Program Basics

      Online Courses

      And More!!!


Itís not too late to check out Summer courses!


Session I:June 2nd Ė July 3rd


Session II: July 7th Ė August 1st



Additional Summer Opportunities


Whether or not you choose to take summer classes, there are still great opportunities this summer for students who will be close to campus:



MN Northwoods Writers Conference

(Still has openings, contact Tammi Hartung)


Summer Recreation

Gillett-Recreation Fitness Center

(Look for Summer hours and activities)


Outdoor Program Center

(Check out their calendar for summer classes and activities)


     Kayak Safety Course $15/$25

     Intro to Sailing FREE

     Pontoon Lunch Cruise FREE

     Sea Kayaking Skills II


You never know what fun youíll find unless you take a look!


And donít forget that Diamond Point Park is finally open!!!












Q&A: Question of the month?

Q: What would be a great way for me to spend my summer?

A: Taking courses and enjoying sparkling Lake Bemidji right here at BSU!

















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