Graduation Information

The Graduation and Commencement Information Form is available online. Submit this form one semester prior to your expected graduation.

The Application for Comprehensive Exam/Thesis Defense forms forms are also available online. The Comps/Thesis Defense form is in MS Word format; open and save to your computer. The Comps/Thesis Application should be submitted directly to the Graduate School (electronically as an attachment to an email, or print and send the paper copy). For information on a specific commencement ceremony, please click on one of the three below.

Alumni Records Information Form


Thesis and Comprehensive Exam Deadlines
Thesis Comprehensive Exam Graduation
April 3, 2015April 10, 2015May 2015
July 3, 2015July 10, 2015August 2015
November 7, 2015November 14, 2015December 2015

Deadlines for 
Intent to Graduate & Commencement Information 
Intent to Graduate Commencement Graduation
February 1March 1May 9, 2015
May 1June 1August 7, 2015
September 1October 1December 11, 2015

If you need to reorder a Graduate Diploma or Certificate from the Graduate School, please complete this Diploma Reorder Form.

For additional information and FAQ's, please visit the Undergraduate Commencement page. For questions regarding graduation, please contact the Graduate School at 325-674-2223 or

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