Master's Graduation

Graduation Dates

All graduation applications and paperwork are to be submitted to the Graduate Studies Office.

December 2021 Graduation

August 23 - September 22, 2021: December graduation applications without a late fee

September 23 - October 3, 2021 : Applications due with a $15 late fee.

October 4th - November 1, 2021: Applications due with a $25 late fee.

November 2 - December 3, 2021: Final applications due with a $35 late fee

December 20, 2021: Final Certification Deadline. All ETDs and paperwork due.

January 12, 2022: Official Transcripts with degrees posted available through the Transcript Office, G-3 Thackeray Hall

February 1-7, 2022: Begin mailing diplomas for December 2021 Graduates

December 18, 2021: Official degree date for December 2021 graduation

April 2022 Graduation

January 4, 2022 – January 28, 2022: April graduation applications due without a late fee

January 31, 2022 – March 6, 2022: Applications due with a $15 late fee

March 7, 2022 – March 27, 2022: Applications due with a $25 late fee

March 28, 2022 – April 6, 2022: Final applications due with a $35 late fee

April 29, 2022: Final certification deadline.  All ETDs and paperwork due

April 30, 2022: Official degree date for April 2022 graduates

June 6, 2022: Official transcripts with degrees posted available through the Transcript Office, G-3 Thackeray Hall

MS with Thesis

If you are an MS student, graduating with a Master's Thesis, review the checklist of things you need to submit to graduate:

  • Submitted ETD Acceptable Approved
  • Submitted ETD Revisions Needed
  • 2 Defense Milestone Forms (MS Thesis approval and defense report)
  • ETD Approval Form (all original signature required)
  • Processing Receipt ($50 fee)
  • 3 Copies of Title Page
  • 3 Copies of Abstract with Initials
  • 1 Copy of Committee Page
  • Submitted Alumni Form 
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

For more information, please contact your Program Coordinator, or the Graduate Studies Office.

MS (without Thesis)

Your program coordinator will give you information on paperwork that needs to be filled out. Once you have that ready, you just have to drop it off at our office, and please fill out the online Alumni Form.