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 approved if any of the following requirements are not met:

  • Be officially enrolled for the term in which you intend to graduate
  • Complete an application for graduation for the term in which you intend to graduate (you must apply for graduation by the posted deadline--see the academic calendar for deadlines)
  • 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/dissertation 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 Graduate Enrollment Coordinator. 
  • Approved Final Degree Clearance (Must be submitted from the Academic Department Chairperson)