The Undergraduate Graduation Checklist 2017-18 (pdf)is available for download. Download the handout and review with your adviser.
See the Stanford Events' Commencement web site for full information on Commencement Day events.
Saturday, March 3:
Spring application to graduate available in Axess
Senior Survey available in Axess
Friday, April 13, 5:00 p.m.
Deadline to file application to graduate for Spring Quarter 2017-18. Applications received after April 13 will be assessed a $50 fee.
Target date to verify progress towards major and minor requirements with department(s).
Target date to verify progress towards University degree requirements with Undergraduate Advising and Research (UAR).
Double check degree program for graduation, and finalize changes (adding or dropping majors, minors, honors, etc.).
Friday, April 20, 5:00 p.m.
Final Study List Deadline: Last day to add and drop classes, or adjust units on variable unit classes. This is the last day for tuition reassessment for dropped courses or units.
Deadline for undergraduate degree candidates with double majors or a minor to submit Major-Minor and Multiple Major Course Approval Form (pdf) forms (if applicable).
Submit any final requests for transfer credit through a Request for Transfer Credit Evaluation Form (pdf).
Submit AP credit requests per the instructions at the Registrar's AP web site.
Friday, May 18
Final payment due date; student account should be fully paid to prevent any financial holds that may prevent release of diploma.
Monitor "To Do" items in Axess
Target date to resolve missing grades from prior quarters
Wednesday, June 6
Deadline (12:00 noon) to submit University thesis.
Deadline for coterm undergraduate degree candidates to submit a Coterminal Course Approval Form (pdf).
Late application to graduate deadline in Axess ($50 fee). No program changes or late applications to graduate are permitted after this date.
Last day to submit a Withdrawal of Application to Graduate request in Axess.
Thursday, June 14
Degree candidates with student loans through Stanford must be sure to complete an online exit interview arranged by Student Financial Services.Information about the online interview will be sent before Commencement. If you have a Stanford loan and do not receive that communication by mid-May, please contact the Student Services Center.
Thursday, June 14 (12:00 noon):
Deadline for submission of grades for graduating students
Saturday, June 16:
Senior Class Day
Sunday, June 17:
Commencement. Conferral of degrees, Spring Quarter.
Sunday, June 17 (1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.):
Students can pick up diplomas at the Student Services Center if they have selected the “Pick Up” diploma distribution option
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