A Degree Warrant is a program’s recommendation that a student be granted a degree (master’s or doctoral), and is the Graduate School’s notification that a student has met both the Graduate School and the program requirements. This form is to be completed by the student during the term in which s/he wishes to receive her/his degree. Master’s students must be enrolled in at least 2 credits during that term, and doctoral students must be enrolled in exactly 3 credits during that term.
Student must submit their request at least 3 weeks before the final oral defense. Please review the Graduate School Degree Deadlines to ensure you have scheduled your final defense within the appropriate degree window.