Your Degree

If you do not meet your degree requirements by the time of your expected graduation date, you will need to change your graduation date. You do not need to fill out another Application for Degree. Instead, simply fill out the form below.Change of Graduation Date form
Certain schools and student populations have restrictions on major changes. Please review the various guidelines before attempting to change your major. You will need to log into BlazerNET to complete the change of major form.Change of Major Form
UAB Commencement ceremonies for Undergraduate and Master's degree recipients take place in spring and fall, with the spring ceremonies being split into two events depending on your school. Most doctoral degree recipients participate in one of several specific doctorial ceremonies.Academic regalia, including caps and gowns, is available through Barnes & Noble @ UAB.More information about UAB Commencement
An Undergraduate Application for Degree should be submitted six months prior to your anticipated graduation date. Before completing the application, you should consult with your academic advisor to verify which courses are needed to complete your degree requirements.Important information about applying for your degreeUndergraduate Application for Degree
Degree verification is an official confirmation from UAB that you have received a degree from this institution. A verification is sometimes required by employers, insurance companies, or other universities. Degree verifications are provided by National Student Clearinghouse and by the Office of the Registrar. There is no charge for this service.Request a Degree Verification
If you have lost your original diploma, or need another copy, please submit the form below to the indicated office on the form along with the indicated price.Undergraduate Diploma Reorder/Replacement FormGraduate Diploma Reorder/Replacement Form
With UAB's Graduation Planning System (GPS), you can review your degree progress online. GPS allows you to confirm satisfied requirements—as well as those not yet satisfied—for your degree. You can also determine your remaining coursework if you change majors, and utilize several GPA calculators.Access GPS