Graduate student resources

As a graduate student, the Arizona State University community is here to support you. These are just a few of the ways to benefit from the many university resources available to you.

Academic resources

ASU Libraries

You’ll have access to extensive collections and databases — more than 4.5 million electronic and print volumes at your disposal for research and projects.

Learn more about the library

Graduate Academic Support Center

Graduate students can work with graduate writing consultants to improve their writing skills. Graduate students can also receive free one-on-one appointment-based tutoring for statistics, and peer guidance for the quantitative analysis portion of their theses, dissertations or other research projects.

Graduate Student Centers

Need access to a computer lab, a meeting space for your study group or just a quiet place to read? With multiple campus locations, Graduate Student Centers offer all this and more.

Learn more about Graduate Student Centers

ASU Career and Professional Development

Prepare for the next step in your career by attending job fairs, making professional connections, participating in career workshops and more.

Learn more about professional development

Community resources

Graduate and Professional Student Association

Graduate students are supported through community events, funding for research and travel, professional development opportunities, and more. All graduate students are automatically GPSA members, but you can also apply to be a volunteer team member for more active involvement.

Learn more about GPSA

Sun Devil Dining

No matter what you’re craving, you’ll find delicious dining options on campus, including vegetarian and vegan choices, residential restaurants, and more. Graduate students can also purchase meal plans.

Learn more about dining

Sun Devil Fitness Complex

All ASU students have memberships to the fitness centers on each campus, regardless of where their program is located. From intramural sports to instructional classes and more, there is something for everyone.

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Sun Devil fitness

University Housing

If you need a place to live, ASU offers on-campus, upper-division housing on all four metro Phoenix campuses, including family housing at ASU's Polytechnic campus.

Learn more about housing

ASU Family Resources

We offer support services for families, such as child-care referrals, and special family workshops and events.

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family resources

ASU Health Services

High quality, affordable health care is available right on campus. The wide array of health services offered includes primary care, women’s health, mental health services, X-rays, chiropractic care, acupuncture and more.

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health services

Transportation resources

In addition to parking services, there are plenty of transportation options for students to get to another campus or around metro Phoenix.

Across campus:

Walk, board or bike. If you’re on the Tempe campus, you can use the Flash to get from one side of campus to the other.

Between campuses:

Hop on a free intercampus shuttle, complete with Wi-Fi so you can get work done on the way.

Across town:

Check out Valley Metro light rail and buses, and look into a U-Pass. If you’d prefer to drive yourself, consider renting a car through Enterprise CarShare.

Current graduate students

ASU's Graduate College offers mentoring, professional development and resources to support you in your academic and career pursuits, and help you thrive in ASU's dynamic graduate community. 

Frequently asked questions about graduate student resources


Can graduate students live on campus?

Yes. ASU offers housing for graduate students on all four metro Phoenix campuses.

What is the Graduate and Professional Student Association?

The GPSA advocates for graduate students, provides academic and professional resources, offers funding and grant opportunities, and awards outstanding graduate students for their accomplishments.

Are graduate students required to have health insurance to attend ASU?

Not all graduate students are required to have health insurance. Health insurance is mandatory for all registered international students.

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