Graduate Degree Clearance Services

Graduate Degrees Clearance Services in the Office of the Registrar is responsible for assessing the graduation requirements and approving graduate students for masters and doctoral degrees and for graduate certificates. These processes comply with policies and deadlines established by the Graduate School. To be cleared for graduation, students must meet all requirements and deadlines.

Degree Policies and Procedures

Degree Policies - Doctoral

Degree Policies - Graduate Certificate

Degree Policies - Master Degree

Electronic Thesis and Dissertations Submission Procedures

Graduate Degrees and Certificates Completion Procedures

Additional Information

Graduation Deadlines - Masters, Doctoral Degrees and Graduate Certificates

Graduate Degrees and Certificates Clearance Forms

Contact Information

Address: University of Maryland | 1113 Mitchell Building | College Park, MD 20742

For the following Colleges:
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
Robert H. Smith School of Business
James Clark School of Engineering
Philip Merrill College of Journalism
College of Information Studies
School of Public Policy
School of Public Health

Contact: Dianne Barrett
Phone: 301-314-8226

For the following Colleges:
College of Arts and Humanities
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences
College of Education

Contact: Cyndi Leyton
Phone: 301-314-8259