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The Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science


The Administrative Coordinator of Graduate Affairs provides the following support to graduate students, faculty, and staff in the Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Systems Science & Industrial Engineering departments:

  • General academic advising for prospective, new, and current graduate students
  • Processing of all Teaching/Graduate/Research Assistantship appointments and tuition scholarships
  • Final review and processing of all graduate student degree completion paperwork at the time of graduation
  • Information about academic policies, procedures, and campus resources

For Help

Ellen Tilden, Administrative Coordinator of Graduate Affairs

Office Locations

  • Main Campus, Engineering Building (EB), Watson Advising, M-pod
  • ITC Campus, Engineering & Science Building (ES), ES 2409

Office Hours (during the academic semester)

  • EB - Mondays & Wednesdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.; By appointment
  • ES - Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.;  Thursdays, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Helpful Links

Graduate Student Housing and Transportation

  1. The Graduate School - Housing and Transportation 
  2. Off Campus College Office
  3. Off Campus College Transport (OCCT)
  4. University Plaza


Last Updated: 5/30/18