Forms & Applications
Applications for Candidacy
Application for Candidacy (Plan B) – Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Engineering, Doctor of Public Health
Application for Candidacy for Ph.D. Degree (Plan A) – Buddhist Studies, Logic & Methodology of Science, and Interdisciplinary programs
Application for Candidacy in the Joint Doctoral Program (Plan B) – Bioengineering, Educational Leadership, Medical Anthropology, Special Education
Other Degrees Forms
In absentia Form (PDF)
Doctoral Candidacy Review for Doctoral Students (GLOW) — Must be completed each year by doctoral students advanced to candidacy
Application for Qualifying Examination (PDF) — Completed application must be received by the Graduate Division at least 3 weeks before the proposed examination date.
Request for Certificate of Degree Completion (Electronic Request) — May take up to 10 days to process.
Survey of Doctoral Student Opinions (PDF) — Submitted when dissertation is filed.
Dissertation Release Form (PDF) — Submitted when dissertation is filed.
Masters Thesis Release Form (PDF) — Submitted when thesis is filed.
Petitions, Appeals and Readmission
Application for Readmission (Office of Registrar site)
Graduate Petition for Change of Major or Degree Goal (Office of Registrar site)
Petition to Change Class Schedule (Office of Registrar site)
Petition for Credit by Examination (Office of Registrar site)
Petition for Late Enrollment/Registration (Office of Registrar site)
Forms Submitted by Faculty or Staff
Request for Change in Higher Degree Committee (PDF) — Also known as “Reconstitution”.
Report on the Qualifying Examination (PDF) — Must be submitted to the Graduate Division no later than 2 weeks after the exam.
Nominations for Graduate & Faculty Advisers (Login to GLOW)