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Graduation checklist for undergrads

Before you complete your degree and graduate, you’ll need to be prepared. Knowing what your degree requirements are and if you are fulfilling them, when to apply to graduate, and talking to your advisor will help you prepare for the final steps of your academic experience at the University of Minnesota.

Preparing to graduate


Applying to graduate

Commencement and after

Commencement is your graduation ceremony. These events are typically planned by the campus. Visit the UMC Commencement page for additional information.

Watch for an invitation to your campus graduation fair in spring. Find additional information about and purchase commencement regalia through the University Bookstore. 

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August 30, 2016
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August 30, 2016
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Important Dates

Academics

Fri, Dec 13, 2019 Last day of classes
Mon, Dec 16, 2019 Final exams
Tue, Dec 17, 2019 Final exams

Graduation

Mon, Jan 27, 2020 Graduation application deadline
Sat, May 9, 2020 Commencement