Graduation Resources

Congratulations on nearing the completion of your degree program!  Below are the deadlines and fees for filing graduation paperwork for both graduate and undergraduate students along with links to the electronic applications and other graduation resources.

If you have any questions or need assistance completing your graduation application, please visit the FCFC Student Services Office in FOR 103.

Fall 2019 Commencement

The W.A. Franke College of Forestry & Conservation will hold a small reception for our graduates directly following UM's Main Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 14th.  Please join us after commencement (approximately 11:00-12:30) in the University Center 331-333 for some light refreshments.

Information about the Main UM Ceremony can be found on UM's Fall 2019 Commencement page.  This page contains a student checklist of things to do prior to commencement, a link to rent regalia, and information for families and guests.  The deadline to rent regalia is Wednesday, November 6th.

W.A. Franke College of Forestry Commencement RSVP

Undergraduate

Graduation Application Deadlines:

  • Fall Graduation - Last Friday in April
  • Spring Graduation - Last Friday in October 
  • Summer Graduation - Last Friday in February
  • Graduation Fee:  $40

Late applications will be accepted until the following dates with a $15 late fee:

  • Fall Graduation - First Monday in October*
  • Spring Graduation - First Monday in March*
  • Summer Graduation - First Monday in June*

*Graduation applications submitted after this date will be deferred to the following semester.

Bachelor's Graduation Application - Catalogs prior to 2014

Bachelor's Graduation Application - Catalogs from 2014 or later

Please visit the Office of the Registrar's Graduation Information page for additional forms and information.

Graduate

Graduation Application Deadlines:

  • Fall Graduation - First Monday in October
  • Spring Graduation - Third Monday in February
  • Summer Graduation - First Monday in June
  • Graduation Fee:  $45

Late applications will not be accepted.  There is a $20 fee to move your graduation application to a subsequent semester.

Master's/PhD Graduation Application

Please visit the UM Graduate School page for more specific information on graduation deadlines and requirements.