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Important Update:

Effective Monday, May 24, 2021, UCO will no longer mandate the use of masks or social distancing. Those who have not been vaccinated should continue to wear a mask to protect themselves and others. Those who have been vaccinated may continue to voluntarily wear a mask if they choose.

Important resources: COVID-19 Testing | Report Exposure/Positive Test | Vaccine Information | COVID-19 Vaccination Self-ReportingVirtual Services | COVID-19 Website 

Graduate Faculty and Staff

The graduate faculty at the University of Central Oklahoma are drawn from the faculties of the academic colleges of the university and are made up of those persons who demonstrate the qualifications and expertise necessary to instruct and supervise graduate students. It is the stated goal and intent of the graduate college that the graduate faculty have a diverse background, representing a broad range of academic disciplines and specialties.

There are two types of graduate faculty membership: full members and associate members. Graduate Faculty Membership status (both full and associate) authorize the faculty members to instruct graduate courses and supervise graduate students. Full Member status grants the faculty member permanent status in the graduate faculty. Associate Member status grants the faculty member a five-year membership term in the graduate faculty.

Graduate Faculty Membership and Nomination

Please refer to the UCO Graduate Faculty Handbook for further details on the rules for gaining membership as well as the responsibilities of being a member of the Graduate Faculty at UCO.

Application for membership must be made on the Graduate Faculty Membership Nomination Form and returned to the graduate college via the instructions on the form.