Graduate students planning to graduate in May, August or December are required to notify the
Graduate Studies Office three months prior to completing their degree requirements by submitting this form.
Students should meet with their advisers to be sure all requirements, including a culminating
activity, will be satisfied by the last week of classes. All degree requirements must be met
to participate in Commencement. Students who complete their degree in August
and December will be invited to participate in the May Commencement Ceremony.
I plan to complete all degree requirements by:
MAY (Deadline: 2/1) AUGUST (Deadline: 6/1) DECEMBER (Deadline: 9/15)JANUARY-DPT Only (Deadline: 9/15)
Name as it should appear on your diploma
Degree earned (check one)
HAVE YOU COMPLETED YOUR CANDIDACY APPLICATION?
(Upon completion of 15 semester hours of credit,students who wish to be admitted to degree
candidacy must make formal application). This procedure must be filled in order to finalize
your completion process. (Not applicable to Physical Therapy,Physican Assistant, Genetic
Counseling,Forensic Sciences,Business administration, International Peace and Conflict
Resolution or Ed.D.in Special Education students)