August 2013 Graduate Forms
Deadline to Apply for August 2013 Commencement is May 1, 2013.
* * Handwritten Documents will not be accepted. * *
Office of Institutional Research: Graduate Student Survey (optional - surveys may be dropped off at our drop box located in the College of Graduate Studies office)
Register for the Summer terms, if necessary. Submit Application for Candidacy, Diploma Cards, updated final degree plan, and a current unofficial transcript from Blue & Gold to College of Graduate Studies. Handwritten documents will not be accepted.
College Hall Room 150
Via email to the following email address only:
A confirmation number will be ready within 48 hours (2 working days) after you submit your application for candidacy (this is not a guaranteed approval). Please contact us at 361-593-2808 if you wish to receive a confirmation number. If you hand deliver the application, the confirmation number is given to you at the time of submission.
Documents will be reviewed for eligibility for Candidacy.
This process will begin on or before April 19, 2013 and will continue until all applications have been reviewed.
You will receive an update 5-12 working days (depending on the volume of applications) after you submit your application.
Complete all requirements (courses on degree plan, comprehensive exam report, research project form and/or final thesis report....etc.) by the set deadline. (Please see your Graduate Coordinator for details)
If all requirements are not met, then you will need to submit a new application for December 2013 Candidacy as soon as possible.
This page was last updated on: May 23, 2013