In the beginning...To apply for either a master's program or a graduate certificate program, please review the Office of Admissions page for qualifications and required admission documents.This page also includes a link to the graduate application. Click the following: Office of Admissions Graduate Admission.
Be sure to consult your specific program of interest as programs may have additional or varying requirements and deadlines.
Upon being accepted, if you decide to postpone your admission you can do so here.
The following illustrate graduate students' progress over the course of their program. For both forms, advisors or committee members should fill out, request student signature and submit.
Conducting ResearchThis Research Compliance and Intellectual Properties Form is completed along with the Graduate Studies Plan and is submitted to the Graduate School for any research, thesis, or project undertaken by the graduate student during time in their matriculation. Anytime the research, thesis, or project changes, a new form must be submitted to the Graduate School. This form is in addition to Institutional Research Board (IRB) and Institutional Animal Use and Care (IACUC) requests to the Office of Research Compliance.
Making ChangesThere are many situations in which a student would need to make changes. Review the following situations to see if any coincide with your needs. Feel free to contact the Graduate School with questions or concerns.
Students nearing their anticipated graduation date should review the following forms. Please do not hesitate to contact the Graduate School for clarification.
All students will need to complete at least one of the following: Report on Thesis Defense, Report on Project Defense, or Report on Comprehensive Exam in order to graduate.
Please note: Graduate Requirement Report for Graduates (GRR) is no longer used effective fall 2014
All students will need to apply to graduate. Find the application to graduate here: Application for Graduation. For information about graduation, see Graduation and Beyond webpage.You can also reach the page here.
Anthropology students intending to graduate also need to complete the Application for Advancement to Candidacy. Click the following link for the form: Application for Advancement to Candidacy.