Graduation checklist for undergrads
Before you complete your degree and graduate, you’ll need to be prepared. Knowing what your degree requirements are and if you are fulfilling them, when to complete your Application for Degree, and talking to your advisor will help you prepare for the final steps of your academic experience at the University of Minnesota.
Preparing to graduate
Applying to graduate
Online exit counseling is required of all borrowers of federal and University-administered student loan programs. You will be provided information about the rights and responsibilities of a borrower, and how different financial aid programs handle repayment.
Commencement & after
Commencement is your graduation ceremony. Program-specific graduation events are coordinated by either the department and/or college. UMD Commencement celebration activities for graduate and undergraduate students, and their families are coordinated by the Alumni Office. Visit the UMD Commencement page for additional information.
|Fri, Dec 9, 2016||Last day of fall semester classes|
|Mon, Dec 12, 2016||Final exams for fall semester (thru 12/16/16)|
|Wed, Jan 11, 2017||Spring semester 2017 begins|
|Fri, Mar 31, 2017||Last day to submit a May 2017 Commencement Questionnaire|
|Sat, May 6, 2017||Commencement|