COVID-19: Resources for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate School Status To protect the health and safety of our faculty, staff and students, effective Tuesday, March 17th, 2020, the Graduate School is closed to in-person visits. We are working remotely.  We now have a live chat feature on our website that is monitored Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. We […]

Coronavirus: Travel Award Trip Cancelation Policy

The University of Utah has recently issued guidance that international travel for all students across campus has been canceled due to the coronavirus issue. Domestic travel may also be affected as states declare a state of emergency. Please visit the Department of Public Safety’s website for up to date information on travel restrictions. The Graduate School […]

Graduate School Travel Assistance Goes Online

The Graduate School has recently updated the process for applying for the Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award (GSTAA). Beginning August 14, 2017, graduate students, and their departments can complete applications for the GSTAA online using the newly developed Travel App. The app also provides online services for postdocs applying for Postdoctoral Travel Assistance. The GSTAA […]

Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award Questions

If you have any questions concerning the Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award, review our list of FAQs below or contact Rick (Manny) Solis at or 801-585-0361. Frequently Asked Questions When should I apply for travel funding? If you submitted your abstract to present your research work at a conference or professional meeting and you […]

Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award Policy

Recent Adjustment in Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award Policy Effective Date: July 1, 2017 The Graduate School’s Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award (GSTAA) program is designed to provide students the opportunity to present research accomplishments to the larger academic community. Graduate student research presentations provide practical experience in preparing and giving effective research presentations, thereby […]

Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award

Alert Need to cancel a trip due to coronavirus travel restrictions? Please review our temporary policy on trip cancellation and reimbursement for non-refundable cancellation expenses related to the current University of Utah travel advisories and restrictions. Early Career Professional Development Program The Graduate School will pilot a limited funding pilot program called the “Early Career […]