Graduate Forms

The Graduate School maintains most forms for use by graduate students. Please visit their website at for the most current forms. These include:

  • Graduate Academic Petition (Banner Self-Service)
  • Graduation Application (Banner Self-Service)
  • Early-Entry Program
  • Suspension Appeal
  • Appointment of Doctoral Dissertation Committee
  • Appointment of Master's Thesis Committee
  • Final Defense Report for Doctoral Dissertation and/or Master's Thesis
  • Proposal Defense for Doctoral Dissertation and/or Master's Thesis
  • Submission and ETD Signature Form
  • Research Projects involving Human Subjects (IRB)
  • Report of Qualifying Exam or Comprehensive Exam
  • Remote Participation Approval for Dissertation/Thesis
  • Course Revalidation
  • Sequester Request
  • Special Request

A few forms are maintained by the Office of the Registrar, and can be found at: These include:

  • Transcript Request
  • Transient Study
  • Credit Card Payment Form
  • Disclosure of Directory Information
  • Name Change Form
  • Other Institution Transcript Request
  • Pass No Credit/Audit
  • Student Consent to Release Records

Some forms relative to Graduate Programs Advising and Registration are maintained by the Department and include:

  • Doctoral Plan of Study Form (under revision currently)
  • Master's Plan of Study Form (under revision currently)
  • Research Seminar Attendance Form
  • Graduate Student Learning Outcomes Rubric (one copy per committee member required for all dissertation and thesis defenses)
  • Graduate Design Questionnaire
    For students who select the Design Option, a questionnaire must be submitted to Dr. Tarbutton ( in the semester preceding the two-semester design sequence. For example, if a student was admitted for the Fall 2018 semester and has not identified a thesis advisor by the end of the Spring 2019 semester, he/she will default to the design option. The questionnaire should be completed and submitted to Dr. Tarbutton no later than the last day of classes of the semester preceding enrollment in Graduate Design I, MEGR 7955.