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Concerning participation in graduation prior to degree completion:

Effective June 2011: Members of the Graduate Studies Committee voted unanimously to adopt a policy that would allow graduate students to participate in commencement if they meet the following requirements:

  • students are within one to two courses of completing degree requirements
  • have written approval from their graduate advisor
  • have a plan on file in the graduate office to complete degree requirements the following term

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