Graduation Information for Graduate Students

A graduate on commencement day

Get graduation-ready by reviewing the information below. Remember to meet with your advisor or contact the Graduate College to determine if you have met all the necessary requirements for graduation.

Thesis and seminar deadlines

  • For Fall 2015 graduation, the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: November 20, 2015.
  • The last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research to the Graduate College (Seminar Report Form): Fall 2015 - November 20, 2015.
  • Comprehensive exam results are due to the Graduate College by December 3, 2015.

Application for graduation

Complete the online Graduate Application to Graduate located under the Academics Tab, Commencement Channel, in My Missouri State.

Receiving your graduate certificate

In your final semester of classes for your graduate certificate, complete the online Graduate Application to Graduate located under the Academics Tab, Commencement Channel, in My Missouri State.

You must have an approved plan of study on file with the Graduate College before you submit this form.