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October 10, 2007

To:	Graduate Students Planning For Fall 2007 Graduation
cc:	Graduate Coordinators; Graduate Administrative Staff

RE:	Final Reminder -- Last Day to Apply for Fall 2007 Graduation 
Final Reminder -- Last Day to Make Changes to Degree Program
Final Reminder – Last Day to Make Changes to Supervisory Committee

If you intend to graduate at the end of Fall Semester 2007, you must comply
with the following deadlines:
(1) Final Graduation Application Deadline: 

The final degree application deadline for Fall Semester 2007 is 5:00 p.m. on
Thursday, October 18, 2007.  The application for graduation is available at  In an effort to
streamline this process, graduate students are no longer required to submit
the petition portion of the late degree application packet.

It is your responsibility to verify that your degree program information is
correct with your academic unit.  Your degree program information is
available by selecting GIMS from the Quick Links menu on

Submit your degree application to UF Graduate School Student Records (106
Grinter Hall).  There is no fee. 

NOTE: Late degree applications will not be accepted by the UF Graduate
School after this deadline.  
(2) Committee Change and Credit Transfer Deadline: 

All changes to your supervisory committee (including a change from thesis to
nonthesis option) and academic unit requests for transfer of graduate credit
(including combined degree program participants) must be completed by 5:00
p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2007.

(3) Degree Program Change

All changes to your degree program—including degree title, college, major,
and, if applicable, minor and or concentration--must be completed by 5:00
p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2007.

(4) Submission of Concurrent and Nontraditional Doctoral/Master’s Degree

Complete packet of materials for participation in the concurrent and or
nontraditional doctoral/master’s degree programs, including up to date
programs of study, must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 18,
(5) Grade Resolution Deadline: 

Problem grades, such as I (Incomplete) or NG (No Grade Reported), must be
completely resolved by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 10, 2007.  Contact your
department to resolve any outstanding issues; they will work with the
Graduate School on your behalf.
(6) Grade Point Average Requirements: 

Students are required to have a 3.00 overall grade point average and 3.00
major (and minor, if applicable) grade point average to graduate.

Deadlines and Critical Dates:

Dissertation Deadlines and Checklist:

Graduating Semester Requirements:

Supervisory Committee Attendance Requirements:

Thesis Deadlines, Critical Dates, and Checklist:

UF Graduate School Records
University of Florida
POB 115500 (Grinter Hall)
Gainesville FL 32611-5500
Telephone 352 392 4643
Fax 352 846 2756