2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Steps to Graduation

  • Complete the Graduation Application online in CatPAWs. This application is required within the first three weeks of each term or as directed by your advisor.
  • Contact your Program Advisor to make arrangements for your final Comprehensive Assessment/Portfolio Presentation. The department will notify you with specific date and time of assessment/presentation.
  • Verify your graduation requirements have been met through Degree Audit.
  • You will be notified via university e-mail with all information regarding the graduation process and directions to order your cap and gown
  • A one-time graduation fee will be assessed by the Cashiering Office; this fee must be paid even if the student does not participate in the commencement ceremony.
  • Research Component must be submitted by the department before the last day of the term you plan to graduate.