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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

Commencement & after

Commencement is your graduation ceremony. These events are planned by the Office of Conferences and Special Events. Visit the UMM Commencement page for additional information.

Watch for an invitation to your campus graduation fair in spring. You can find additional information about and purchase commencement regalia through the University Bookstore.

Important Dates

Academics

Mon, May 15, 2017 May Session begins
Mon, May 22, 2017 Full Summer Session begins
Fri, Jun 2, 2017 May Session ends

Graduation

Sat, May 13, 2017 Commencement
Wed, Sep 6, 2017 Last day to submit a degree application for fall term
Mon, Jan 29, 2018 Last day to submit a degree application for spring and summer terms