Graduate Supervision Reporting (GSR) in eVision

To access Graduate Supervision Reporting (GSR) you need to login to eVision and choose the Supervision Reporting menu. 

To find out more about what students, academic and administrative staff are able to do in GSR please see the Overview of Access webpage. For guidance on how graduate students and relevant staff use GSR see the How Reporting Works in GSR web page. For any other questions see the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and the User Guides web pages.



Overview and Latest Updates


GSR is used by graduate students, supervisors, college advisors, and Course Directors/DGSs to review students’ academic progress.

  • Students access GSR in Student Self Service
  • Academic and administrative staff access GSR in eVision (see right-hand menu)

When your reporting window opens, you will receive an automated email notification with everything that you need to get started in GSR.

Automated GSR notifications

All automated GSR email notifications to contributors are outlined in the Automated GSR Notifications   (Excel) document (NB each term is listed on a separate tab).

Latest Updates

The reporting window for Hilary Term 2023 has now closed for both students and supervisors. Directors of Graduate Studies (DGS) and College Advisors can continue to submit reports up to 12pm midday on Friday 26th May.

Training and quick reference guides are available for students on the Oxford Students website and for staff on the Student Systems website.

If you have any enquires or encounter technical issues please contact the Student Systems Support Centre.

Reporting Dates for 2022-23

The standard reporting windows for the current academic year are listed below. Certain courses have alternative reporting windows, and where this is the case, your department will let you know. You will be reminded by an automated GSR email notification sent to you when your reporting window opens. 

Michaelmas Term 2022

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Student 21/11/2022 09/12/2022
Supervisor 12/12/2022 13/01/2023
DGS/Course Director/College Advisor 16/01/2023 17/02/2023

Hilary Term 2023

  Open Close
Student 27/02/2023 17/03/2023
Supervisor 20/03/2023 14/04/2023
DGS/Course Director/College Advisor 17/04/2023 26/05/2023


Trinity Term 2023

  Open Close
Student 05/06/2023 23/06/2023
Supervisor 26/06/2023 21/07/2023
DGS/Course Director/College Advisor 24/07/2023 18/08/2023


Long Vacation 2023

  Open Close
Student 28/08/2023 15/09/2023
Supervisor 18/09/2023 13/10/2023
DGS/Course Director/College Advisor 16/10/2023 10/11/2023
GSR Super Users

In addition to the Student Systems Support Centre, which can help with queries about using GSR, super users in divisions will be able to provide local support. Super user contact details are listed below.

Division GSR super user contacts
Department of Continuing Education Contact
Humanities Erica Saracino (
Jeremy Moyse (
Pádraig O’Connor (
Medical Sciences

David Hyland
Claire Oerton
Elena Escudero Gonzalez
Sue Taylor
Chris Higham
Elinor Smith

Helen Beauchamp
Robyn Mitchell

Social Sciences Andy Garlick (
Lesley Darcy (


Known Issues

eVision Graduate Supervision Reporting

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In some cases, peoples' titles may not show correctly in Graduate Supervision Reporting.

System area:
Supervision Reporting: dashboards.

The source of this data can be amended by your local HR person or team.

This issue will affect Course Directors and DGSs with more than 100 contacts. On saving and submitting a report from the dashboard, there is an option to continue to the next report in the list, without returning to dashboard. Using this function, when you reach the final report on the page, the only option is to return to dashboard, there is no option to move forward to the next report on the subsequent page.

System area:
Supervision Reporting: dashboards. 

When you have reached the end of the list of records on the page, you will need to return to the dashboard in order to continue. 

If GSR access for a subject administrator, Course Director or DGS is made historic, the corresponding section still appears in GSR and related functionality may or may not work, depending on the user's other access in GSR.

System area:
Supervision Reporting: manage user access.

The Student Systems Support Centre will be able to update this.

When re-enabling access for a user, no automated email notification is sent to the user them telling them they have been given access.

System area:
Supervision Reporting: manage user access.

The workaround is currently to tell the user by sending a manual email.

All student systems available!

Please also see the System Availability page for the status of each system. For details of scheduled downtime please see the Notices page for more information.


Contact us

Student Systems
01865 (2)84848

Opening Hours: 
08:30 - 17:00 Mon - Fri
(excluding bank holidays & fixed closure days)