Grad Handbook and Resources

The Master in Plant Health Management (MPHM) Handbook, together with the university's Graduate School Handbook, contain the rules, policies and guidelines for graduate students in the MPHM program.


Graduate School Handbook

MPHM Graduate Handbook 2019 (pdf)


Good Things to Know and Orientation

Slides from 2019 MPHM Webinar/orientation overview (pdf) (Monica Lewandowski webinar 8_26_2019) > Current Students

Student Services and Benefits, Tech Support, tips for Online Students, Academic Integrity

Academic Calendar (printable one page pdf)

> Understanding your Statement of Account

> Tuition Option Payment Plan (divide tuition/fee payments into installments)

Microsoft Office for students

Ohio State students are eligible for free Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus through Microsoft’s Student Advantage program.  Instructions for downloading and installation:     

Online courses - using Carmen

Tutorials for using Carmen, the online course management system:

Zoom app for mobile devices

Commonly Used Abbreviations (Plant health and Ohio State related)

Department e-mail listservs (the entire Department of Plant Pathology; (MPHM students, faculty, staff et al.)
(You can send messages from your OSU e-mail account)

Financial Responsibility Statement

By accepting this statement online, students acknowledge the financial responsibilities and obligations of attending The Ohio State University.  Must be "accepted" every term before you can register for classes.  If you have a registration hold, make sure you've accepted this statement (through your Student Center online).

Buckeyelink questions/answers
Academic calendar – past, present, future class calendars
Ordering Transcripts
Much more info

E-mail signature generator (to add your contact info to your OSU e-mail) > 

Business cards, professional printing:
Uniprint - (order online)

Logos, Templates for Powerpoint, posters, etc. >

> About BuckeyBox
>  BuckeyeBox is cloud-based storage

If off campus, use off-campus sign-in to access electronic sources, journals
Some e-books (some textbooks) available through the library catalog

Tutorials for using the library catalog: