Current Students Guide

If you're a newly admitted graduate student or a current student, you'll find the following information essential to your life at Southern.

Important Links

Your Accounts


MySCSU is the center of your digital life at Southern Connecticut State University. This web-based portal is the home for many online applications offered by the university and is accessible on any computer or mobile device. Some notable services include:

  • Banner Web: This application is the system of record for personal, academic, and financial aid data. Banner Web is the go-to website for class registration, final grades, billing, and transcripts.
  • Email: You can access your email by using the Outlook app in MyApps. This email address is used to communicate important information regarding registration dates, graduation, billing, and financial aid.
  • Microsoft Office and OneDrive: Online versions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are available. The web versions of the Microsoft Office Suite store your documents in Microsoft OneDrive which provides you a terabyte of storage for your digital files.


Eduroam is the official wireless network for personally owned devices. As a global federation, this network provides instant wireless access to over one thousand participating institutions worldwide. Visit the Help Desk website for more information on how to configure your laptop or mobile device for the wireless network.

Registering for Classes

Registration Dates
How to Register for Classes

Support Services

Support Services for Graduate Student Success


Student Research (Thesis, Dissertation, Special Project): Southern's graduate students and faculty collaborate on a host of vital research projects, from student theses and graduate fellowships to specialized research in a faculty member's area of expertise.

Research Funding: The Graduate Student Affairs Committee makes funds available for matriculated graduate students who are in good standing to conduct research.