Applications for Candidacy

Application for Candidacy for the Master’s Degree (Thesis Plan) – part of the Higher Degree Committee eForm in CalCentral
Application for Doctoral Candidacy – part of the Higher Degree Committee eForm in CalCentral

Other Degrees Forms

Filing Fee Application –Special Enrollment Petition eForm in CalCentral
In absentia Form — Special Enrollment Petition eForm in CalCentral
Petition for Internship Leave — Special Enrollment Petition eForm in CalCentral
Doctoral Candidacy Review for Doctoral Students (GLOW) — Must be completed each year by doctoral students advanced to candidacy
Application for Qualifying Examination – part of the Higher Degree Committee eForm in CalCentral. 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 Re-Enrollment — eForm in Campus Solutions (initiated by department staff)
Petition for Parenting Leave  — Special Enrollment Petition eForm in CalCentral
Petition to Change Class Schedule (Office of Registrar site), submitted through the Request for Exception eForm
Petition for Credit by Examination (Office of Registrar site)
Petition for Late Enrollment/Registration (Office of Registrar site)
Graduate Appeal Procedure | Form (PDF)

Forms Submitted by Faculty or Staff

Graduate Petition for Change of Degree Goal — Now performed using Acad Plan eForm.
Request for Change in Higher Degree Committee – Also known as “Reconstitution” – part of the Higher Degree Committee eForm in CalCentral
Report on the Qualifying Examination — eForm in Campus Solutions. Must be submitted to the Graduate Division no later than 2 weeks after the exam.
Request to add non-UCB committee members to the database for eForm submission (Google Form)
Faculty Nomination and Confirmation (Google Form) – to confirm or change faculty nominations (such as HGA, Chair, Etc)