Review and complete these steps to ensure a successful graduation.
1 Meet the Degree Requirements
completion of all degree requirements with your adviser and college dean's office.
academic record and have any incomplete grades converted to satisfactory grades before
2 Apply to Graduate
candidates must complete an online degree application on the student self service site by the deadline to graduate. Under
My Record link on left side of webpage, select degree application. By completing the degree
application, degree candidates are applying for graduation.
3 Have Finances In Order
financial obligations (fines, tickets, fees, etc.) with the University Bursar in 113 Criser
loans require students to complete an online exit interview. For more details about the
different types of loans and to see if you need to complete an online exit interview,
refer to the University Bursar.
4 Update Address Information
your mailing address will be the most current address following graduation in order to receive
your diploma and any final transcripts.
5 Prep For Your Diploma
will be mailed to the address entered on your degree application up to eight weeks after
graduation. By commencement weekend, verify your name and permanent address on your degree
application. Watch your UF email address for shipping and CeDiploma notifications.
6 Complete the Required Graduation Survey
graduating students must complete the graduation survey the week before commencement. Graduating
students cannot receive transcripts or a diploma without completion of
7 Additional Requirements
8 When to Expect Your Diploma
Diplomas are ordered for all graduating students
by the Office of the University Registrar. Diplomas are ordered following the end of the
graduation term for that term's graduating class, as soon as the individual schools and
departments have posted their graduates' degrees to the students' educational records. Read more here.