For graduate students looking for information or advice, here are the steps to follow.

If you are looking for information about rules, deadlines, or program requirements, go first to the department website ( and the G+PS website ( . The most up-to-date and accurate answers to your questions can be found there.

If your particular question about rules, deadlines, or program requirements is not answered on either of the websites, go next to the Asian Studies department graduate program assistant, Tina Wong (

If you are looking for advice about courses, how best to fulfill program requirements, or general advice about success in graduate work, PhD students should contact the Graduate Advisor Dr. Sharalyn Orbaugh ( Master students should contact the Associate Graduate Advisor Dr. Stefania Burk (

For office hours please visit this page.