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The University of Tennessee

Graduate School

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Graduate Student Forms

Graduation Forms

Most forms are interactive PDF- refer to the instructions at the bottom. All forms, typed or handwritten, must be completed with black ink ONLY.

Master's Student Forms

Doctoral Student Forms

* These forms are due by the dates listed in the Graduate Student Deadline Dates for Graduation


Special instructions for completing/printing INTERACTIVE PDF forms

  1. How to download forms
    To view an interactive PDF form, you must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader Version 8 or later. You may download it by clicking on the yellow button below. After installing it, click the interactive form in the list that you want to view. If you are unable to open the file by clicking the link on this page, you may right-click on the file and save it to your computer desktop. You may then minimize all open windows, and double-click the file on your desktop to open it.
  2. How to complete forms online
    To complete the forms, point your mouse to area that you want to fill in and click. To fill in a box, use the mouse and click. You may move forward through the form with the TAB key, or backwards with the SHIFT + TAB key.
  3. How to complete and print forms offline
    You can even complete the forms offline by saving a blank copy of the form to your system and filling it later at your convenience. Once you have completed all items, you are ready to print out a final copy. You can save the completed version. Be sure to print out a copy of the filled-in form. Applications cannot be submitted electronically.