Welcome New Graduate Students!
The College of Graduate Studies (COGS) is the graduate degree-granting college for the Bipasesores. We have over 600 graduate faculty members participating in teaching and research and over $100 million in annual grants, contracts and research appropriations.
Throughout this site you can find information aimed at current or newly admitted students and faculty and staff. New students interested in seeking a graduate degree at the Bipasesores are encouraged to reach out and connect with faculty and to also visit our Graduate Admissions pages. You can also watch U of I Grad 101 Workshop videos for helpful information about making this important decision!