Graduate Application for Degree

The Office of Student Services reviews applications for degree before submitting them to the Graduate School. Please follow the deadlines below (not the deadlines listed on the Graduate School website).

Your graduation will be delayed one full semester if the deadline below is not met.


If you plan to graduate at the end of the: The application is due:
Fall Semester July 1
Spring Semester November 1
Summer Semester April 1

Submission Instructions
  • Applications for Degree must be typed, printed, signed and delivered to the Office of Student Services (Education Building, room 232).
  • *Applications can be hand delivered or mailed to the address listed below:
  • UAB School of Education
    EB 232
    1720 2nd Avenue South
    Birmingham, AL 35294-1250
  • Please do not obtain any faculty signatures. The School of Education will obtain these once you turn in your application to toom 232.
  • To download the application, navigate to the Graduate School website.  Under the ‘Forms Used to Complete Graduate Study’ section, click on “Application for Degree”.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Student Services.

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  • Attention Students:
    Beginning spring 2015, each semester, you will be required to update your mailing address, cell phone numbers, and emergency contact information in BlazerNET. You will automatically land on a new page that allows you to easily update this information.  After January 22, you will be unable to access BlazerNET until your information has been updated or verified.  If you have any questions, please contact One Stop Student Services at or 205.934.4300.
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