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Applying to Graduate


Students should be aware of the University’s deadline to apply to graduate because it comes early in the term, typically¬†Friday of Week 4¬†in the term in which you plan to graduate. Apply to graduate on DuckWeb. If you miss the deadline, contact the Registrar’s office for information about the petition process for a late application.

Approval to graduate

University requirements

When you apply to graduate, the Registrar determines whether you have met the University requirements. Students should refer to their Degree Guide in DuckWeb and meet with their Tykeson adviser if they have any questions about whether a course will satisfy the requirements. All exceptions must be approved by the Department of Comparative Literature Director of Undergradaute Studies, Dr. Dawn Marlan.

Other majors and minors

If you have declared a second major or a minor, those department(s) will determine whether you have met their requirements. If you have declared a second major or minor, but have not completed the requirements, you will not graduate. If you do not intend to complete the additional major/minor, you should drop it.