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 2017:
    • the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: November 27, 2017.
    • the last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research to the Graduate College (Seminar Report Form):  November 27, 2017.
    • the last day for department to notify the Gradute College of Comprehensive exam results:  December 7, 2017.
  • For Spring 2018:
    • the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: April 23, 2018.
    • the last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research to the Graduate College (Seminar Report Form):  April 23, 2018.
    • the last day for department to notify the Gradute College of Comprehensive exam results:  May 10, 2018.
  • For Summer 2018:
    • the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: July 20, 2018.
    • the last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research to the Graduate College (Seminar Report Form):  July 20, 2018.
    • the last day for department to notify the Gradute College of Comprehensive exam results:  July 31, 2018.

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.