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Graduation Information for Graduate Students

Review the information below to get yourself graduation-ready. 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 2014 graduation, the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: November 24, 2014. For Spring 2015 graduation, the last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College: April 20, 2015.
  • The last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research to the Graduate College (Seminar Report Form): Fall 2014 - November 24, 2014; Spring 2015 - April 20, 2015.
  • For Fall 2014, comprehensive exam results are due to the Graduate College by December 4, 2014. The Spring 2015 deadline is May 7, 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.

Commencement information

Get details on the ceremonies and updates on graduation-related events and media on the commencement website.