Office of Graduate and Professional Studies (OGAPS)

OGAPS Mission

The Office of Graduate and Professional Studies (OGAPS) is a global leader in graduate education, committed to the pursuit of knowledge and the power of intellect. Through exceptional service and commitment to the highest standards, OGAPS advocates for graduate education at Texas A&M and throughout Texas. The Office of Graduate and Professional Studies is committed to a diverse campus climate, enhancement of the graduate experience and the development of all students as global citizens.

OGAPS Responsibilities

OGAPS serves Texas A&M graduate students as an advocate for their graduate education and houses the Ombudsperson for Graduate Education. This office:

  • establishes procedures to guarantee the highest quality educational experience at the graduate level;
  • fosters and facilitates interdisciplinary/intercollegiate graduate programs and research activities; and
  • strives to maintain and enhance an environment conducive to creative scholarship and scientific inquiry.

OGAPS New Graduate Student Orientation
Coordinated by the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies, the New Graduate Student Orientation provides an overview of what to expect at Texas A&M University — including information on policies, procedures, resources and services on campus and in the community. The Office of Graduate and Professional Studies encourages all students to attend the on-campus orientation. You’ll meet campus leaders, administrators, and fellow graduate students. To attend the New Graduate Student Orientation you must be an admitted graduate student for the Fall semester. Equally, all admitted graduate students — domestic and international — are encouraged to attend New Graduate Student Orientation. 
https://ogaps.tamu.edu/New-Current-Students/New-Graduate-Student-Orientation


OGAPS information
Website: https://ogaps.tamu.edu/
Email: ogaps@tamu.edu