Welcome to the
Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs
at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada!

We are thrilled to have you here! We aim to inspire, support and empower you as a part of our smart, caring community of more than 4,600 graduate students.

About Us

On this site, you will find many supports available to you. If you are new, have a look at the New Students section. Forms and policies can be found on the FGPA Resources page and we recommend checking out our Frequently Asked Questions page. FGPA offers in-person service from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at 512 Tory Building. We encourage students to contact our office via phone or email to allow us to review inquiries thoroughly and respond or redirect to the most appropriate office.

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Awards and Funding

Carleton offers a variety of funding opportunities to our students.

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Professional Development

Support as you navigate grad school and beyond.

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Thesis Requirements

Thesis and E-Thesis guides and checklists

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Academic Dates

Important academic dates & deadlines.

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