Academic Forms & Guidelines

With the exception of independent study requests, please submit all academic forms to the Graduate School Administration Submissions Portal. For additional information, check out our Thesis & Dissertation Guidelines and Checklist for Graduation pages. Students can find the link to request Independent Studies on their student landing page in YES.

Below are academic forms according to a suggested timeline for each degree. The following steps for each are Graduate School requirements for completing your degree. Your program may have additional requirements. Complete and submit all forms and requests to your program manager for review. The program coordinator will get the signature of the Director of Graduate Studies (DGS) and submit the forms to the Graduate School.