Graduation Eligibility

In order to be eligible for graduation and to participate in commencement, you must meet the following requirements. An application for graduation will not be processed if all following requirements are not been met:

  • Be officially enrolled for the term in which you intend to graduate
  • Complete an application for graduaton for the term you intend to graduate
  • Have an earned cumulative GPA 3.0 or above
  • Pay required tuition and fees
  • Submit your Plan of Graduate Work (Study)
  • Submit Transfer of Credit requests (if applicable)
  • Submit the Report of Doctoral Dissertation Committee Form (Doctoral Candidates Only)
  • Resolve prior semester incomplete grades (this does not apply to IP grades for thesis and dissertation students)
  • Students admitted provisionally must now be in unconditional admission status(Consult your academic advisor)
  • Successfully complete the thesis/disseration review process (if applicable).
  • The application MUST BE APPROVED by the academic advisor and your department chairperson. Approval or denial of your application will be send directly to your STAR Associate. 
  • Approved Final Degree Clearance (Must be submitted from the Academic Department Chairperson)