Quick Links

Apply Now!

Request Information

Financial Aid

FAQ

Contact Us

GSAS is located in the Kutz Building. Get directions to our offices and the Brandeis campus.

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Brandeis University
MS 031
415 South Street
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-2783

781-736-3410
781-736-3412 (fax)

E-mail us.


Senior Management

Eric Chasalow, Dean

Peggy Higgins
Associate Dean, Student Academic and Financial Services

Laurie Nichols
Director of Admission and Recruitment


Admission and Enrollment

Jaclyn Farina
Associate Director of Admission

Amy Reardon
Senior Admission Coordinator


Student Academic and Financial Services

Brooke H. Ball
Assistant Director for Communications and Programming

Erin Bishop
Department Associate

Katharine Linnehan
Assistant Director for Financial Aid and Student Services

Meghan Peck
Assistant Director of Academic Services


Career Services

Rachel Dreilinger
Career Services Specialist

Sue Levine
Assistant Director of Career Services


Responsibilities by Topic
Accepted Student Chats L. Nichols
Admission Counseling J. Farina
Advertising L. Nichols
Alumni & Donor Relations B. Ball
Application Questions (admission) A. Reardon
Awards & Prizes B. Ball
Four-Year BA/MA & BS/MS questions J. Farina
Career Counseling S. Levine and R. Dreilinger
Deferrals (admission) J. Farina
Degree and Extension Monitoring M. Peck
Disability Coordinator K. Linnehan
Dissertation Submission M. Peck
Employer Relations S. Levine and R. Dreilinger
Fellowships (external) B. Ball
Financial Assistance (master's and certificate) K. Linnehan
Funding (doctoral) P. Higgins
Graduate Council M. Watson
Graduation M. Peck
Grievance Procedures M. Watson
GSA/Council on Graduate Student Issues Liaison K. Linnehan
Health Services Liaison P. Higgins
International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) Liaison A. Reardon
Job Search S. Levine and R. Dreilinger
Marketing L. Nichols
Master's Thesis Submission M. Peck
Newsletter B. Ball
Non-Degree/Special Students J. Farina
Orientation (new students) K. Linnehan
Payroll Liaison E. Bishop
Ph.D. Travel Requests E. Bishop
Rabb Office Assignments E. Bishop
Readmission P. Higgins
Recruitment L. Nichols
Registrar Liaison P. Higgins and M. Peck
Student Change of Status M. Peck
Student Financial Services Liaison K. Linnehan
Student Loans K. Linnehan
Teaching Fellow Practicum B. Ball
Tuition Deposits J. Farina
Web Maintenance B. Ball
Workshop Coordinator B. Ball

Topics Covered Outside of the GSAS

Graduate Student Affairs Graduate Student Affairs
Health Insurance & Immunizations Health Center
Housing (off-campus) Jessica Basile
International Students & Scholars ISSO
Registrar (graduate) Richard Cunnane
Student Accounts Student Accounts