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Graduate Studies Office


212 Lawshe Hall
2200 169th St.
Hammond, IN 46323

Contact Us

(219) 989-2257

The Graduate Studies Office will promote and grow a culture and innovation in sponsored programs and graduate education.

It is the mission of our Graduate Studies Office to facilitate graduate education among faculty and students by:

  • Providing excellent support services
  • Assisting academic units in providing high quality graduate education
  • Supporting student research

Meet Our Staff

Joy Colwell, J.D.

Director of Graduate Studies


(219) 989-2545

Hammond, Lawshe 212

Margaret (Peggy) Greer

Associate Director of Graduate Admissions and Records



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Janet Huber

Student Support Specialist

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Michelle McAllister

Student Support Specialist