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Note: Proofread carefully before hitting the "Submit Request" button to ensure that all information is accurate. When you pick up your approval forms, check the printed form carefully as well. The information that appears on your approval form will also appear on the Graduate School Calendar of Events and in the Graduation Ceremony Booklet.
It is your responsibility to ensure accuracy.
An application for degree for the semester of graduation must be submitted before your approval forms can be completed.
Semester of Expected Graduation:* (e.g. Fall 2008; Spring 2009)
Your name as it is shown on your Graduate School records:*
The degree for which you are studying (M.S., Ph.D., M.S.Mt.E., etc.):*
Name of your graduate program (do NOT abbreviate):*
Enter the exact title of your thesis or dissertation. Use both upper and lower case (DO NOT USE ALL CAPS) and appropriate internal punctuation*:
If there are unusual characters (italics, Greek symbols, etc.) in your title, enter a brief description of those characters or words here:
Your public defense is scheduled for:*
Your UAB e-mail address:* (The Graduate School will use your UAB email address for all electronic communication. Check this address regularly.)
Your telephone number:*
The name of your committee chairperson:* If your committee has co-chairs, enter both names in this field.
Do not enter titles (Dr., PhD., MD, etc.)
Chairperson's email address:*
Enter Advisor/Mentor only if different from committee chair:
Advisor/Mentor email address:*
The names of your other committee members (listed alphabetically):
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You will receive an email when your forms are ready. If you do not receive an email within five business days of submission, contact Jan Baird at email@example.com.