Graduate Program


Graduate Division Enrolled Student Forms

The Graduate Division requires that students submit several forms as they advance through their studies, such as Advancement to Candidacy and other general petitions. You can obtain the forms at the Graduate Division website or visit our Forms and Petitions page. Please consult the Graduate Assistant for assistance in completing the forms.

Due to COVID-19, the GRE is optional. Please contact the department graduate advisors at to learn more.


Advancement to Candidacy – MS Program

Advancement to Candidacy – PHD Program

(Form 2 and Requirements Form must be submitted at the same time)

Final Defense 

(MSE dept. must be notified at least four weeks prior to the defense date)

Graduate Student Handbook

  • Please see MSE GSAO for information regarding the MSE Graduate Student Handbook
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