Graduation Requirements

All graduating students must complete the following items by the deadlines indicated. Students who do not complete these requirements by the posted deadlines, will not receive a diploma until all requirements have been met.

School of Medicine Students

  • Complete the Commencement and Degree Confirmation Form
    • Deadline: Friday, March 8
  • Registrar: Print, review, sign and submit your unofficial transcript to the Registrar's Office
    • Access transcript at Student Admin System
    • Note any discrepancies on the transcript (some grades are not submitted until April and will appear as an IP; Fall grades for Longitudinal courses will appear with an IP)
    • Deadline: Friday, March 29
    • Clinical Education questions: Jennifer Foster, email: jefoster@uchc.edu, phone: 860-679-8047, Room AM049D
  • Financial Aid: Complete Exit Counseling and Debt Management Workshop
  • Library: Return all materials and pay any outstanding debts
    • Deadline: Friday, May 10
    • Email: shiel@uchc.edu, phone: 860-679-4108, Lyman Maynard Stowe Library
  • Parking Transportation and Event Services: Return your ID Badge, Parking Hangtag, and pay any outstanding debt

If you plan to participate in the UConn Health Commencement Ceremony, we urge you to complete and submit the Commencement Attendance Form as soon as possible.  This form will confirm that a seat will be reserved for you at the ceremony and that guest tickets will be available for you.

School of Dental Medicine Students

If you plan to participate in the UConn Health Commencement Ceremony, we urge you to complete and submit the Commencement Attendance Form as soon as possible.  This form will confirm that a seat will be reserved for you at the ceremony and that guest tickets will be available for you.

Graduate Students

  • Complete the Graduate Student Commencement Attendance Form
    • Deadline: Friday, March 8
  • Apply for Graduation: Log onto the Student Administration System
    • Deadline: Friday, March 1 (if you wish for your name to be included in the commencement publication)
  • Library:  Return all materials and pay any outstanding debts
    • Deadline: Friday, May 10
    • Questions: email: shiel@uchc.edu, phone: 860-679-4108, Lyman Maynard Stowe Library
  • Parking Transportation and Event Services: Return your ID Badge, Parking Hangtag, and pay any outstanding debt

You are invited to participate in the commencement ceremony if:

  • You completed all the necessary requirements for a graduate degree during the summer 2018 or fall 2018 conferral periods.
  • You plan to complete the necessary requirement by the end of spring or summer 2019.

If you plan to participate in the UConn Health Commencement Ceremony, we urge you to complete and submit the Commencement Attendance Form as soon as possible.  This form will confirm that a seat will be reserved for you at the ceremony and that guest tickets will be available for you.

If you have completed -or plan to complete- the necessary requirements during the spring or summer 2019 conferral periods, you must apply for your degree, within Student Administration/PeopleSoft, no later than March 1, 2019. Applying by this date insures your name in the Program. Applying after that date will allow you to attend, but you may not be included in the printing. Your name will be read during the ceremony whether or not you meet the deadline.