This application is only for College of Liberal Arts students who expect to complete their degree in Fall 2015. If you intend to ONLY participate (walk) in the commencement ceremony (fall or spring only), go to GEB 2.200 to sign the walk list. If you are enrolled at UT and in a University Extension self-paced course, you must take the extension final exam no later than November 25 in order to guarantee certification for Fall 2015. If you are not currently enrolled, you may be able to graduate in absentia. Any student who applies after November 18, 2015, will not be listed in the commencement program.
Step 1: Degree Audit
- It is important to verify your eligibility for graduation.
- Create a degree audit by using the Interactive Degree Audit (IDA) system.
- Visit the student affairs office in GEB 2.306 if your audit is lacking degree requirements.
Step 2: Reasons to Apply In Person
- You do not have at least a 2.0 UT or major GPA.
- You have an incomplete ('X') on your transcript.
- You are concurrently enrolled at UT and another institution. You must to provide proof of enrollment at the other institution. UT must receive all final transcripts by December 16 to guarantee certification for Fall 2015.
If any of the above are true, please visit the Student Division in GEB 2.306 to submit your graduation application. The deadline to apply is December 4.
Step 3: Reasons to Apply Online
- You are currently enrolled at UT Austin (UT Extension or UT Correspondence do NOT count).
- You have credit for at least 120 hours, including current courses.
- You have a declared major AND minor.
- You have claimed all Credit-by-Examination needed for degree requirements.
Step 4: Online Application
Step 5: Application Status
- Already applied? Check your application status here (UT EID).
- Are you eligible for a tuition rebate? Find out here.