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Students should be aware of the following requirements and deadlines for completing their projects or theses and preparing for graduation:

Final oral examinations need to be scheduled at least seven calendar days in advance using the Schedule of Examination form obtained from the Graduate School website.   

The Graduate School will also need a Results of Examination form denoting the outcome of the examinations. This should be signed by all of your Special Committee, noting their decision, the Director of Graduate Studies, the Graduate Field Coordinator, and returned within three days to the Graduate School.

Students submitting a dissertation should do so online at the Graduate School’s website and follow all submission directions. Submission and approvals are all electronically completed. Please also mind the deadlines for degree conferral.

Graduate School forms are available on the Graduate School’s website. Copies of all forms should be turned into the Graduate Field Coordinator.