Procedures Concerning Graduation

Candidates are required to activate their intent to graduate on eLion within the first two weeks of the semester in which graduation would occur. The Graduate Calendar with important dates is found online on the Graduate School's website. Details of this procedure and further information can be found in the Graduate Bulletin. The C I faculty asks graduates to leave a telephone, postal address, and e-mail address at which they can be reached with the C I Graduate Program staff assistant.

Candidates typically have the option of attending the Graduate School commencement, usually at the end of the semester or summer in which they submit the final dissertation. Ph.D. candidates are escorted at commencement by faculty members of their choice. The escort typically is the dissertation adviser.

Ph.D. Manual
Expectations of the Curriculum & Instruction Doctoral Program
Roles of an Adviser ○ Admission to Candidacy ○ The Doctoral CommitteePlan of StudyComprehensive ExaminationDissertationProcedures Concerning Graduation