Degree Audit/Graduation General Information
- Completing the Degree Audit Application Form (DAAF): for SPRING and SUMMER 2015 graduation candidates only
- Maintenance of Matriculation
Graduation is the official completion of your program, with all program and admission requirements met and final grades on your record. If you are nearing the end of your program, you will need to apply for graduation. You must graduate from your program in order to be eligible for certification. Students are advised to apply for graduation within the first two weeks of the semester the students intend to graduate. The official application form for graduation is called Degree Audit Application Form (DAAF).
Completing the Degree Audit Application Forms (DAAFs): Spring and Summer 2015 Graduation Candidates Only
MA and MSEd Students: Print the Graduate DAAFs and turn it in to Room 1000W. Do not attach unofficial transcripts or score reports. You may include transcript comment forms and the DASA workshop.
- Adolescent Education students must first get their subject department advisor’s signature and stamp .
- Students in all other programs can submit their completed DAAFs to Room W1000 directly.
All graduate students must be registered in their final semester. Students not registered for any courses must register for maintenance of matriculation (MAM) through the Registrar's office. There are no waivers for this requirement. Students who do not apply for graduation on time or do not resolve their graduation issues by graduation date will not be eligible for graduation and will have to maintain matriculation and apply for graduation for a later term.
Commencement is the ceremony scheduled twice a year (fall and spring*) to celebrate graduation. Visit the Degree Audit FAQs. The School of Education holds a separate commencement ceremony once a year at the end of spring for fall graduates and eligible spring and summer graduation applicants.page for more information. We have more commencement information on our
*If you're taking your final courses in the summer semester, you would apply for summer graduation. You can participate in spring commencement if you take 6 or fewer credits. If you take more than 6 credits, you must participate in the fall commencement.