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
Online exit counseling is required of all borrowers of federal and University-administered student loan programs. You will be provided information about the rights and responsibilities of a borrower, and how different financial aid programs handle repayment.
Commencement and after
|Fri, Aug 13, 2021||Last day of instruction for 13-week summer session|
|Tue, Sep 7, 2021||Fall first semester and first 7-week sessions begin|
|Tue, Oct 26, 2021||Fall second 7-week session begins|
|Wed, Sep 1, 2021||September graduation application deadline for graduate and professional students (monthly clearances only)|
|Tue, Sep 21, 2021||Last day to apply for fall undergraduate graduation|
|Fri, Oct 1, 2021||October graduation application deadline for graduate and professional students (monthly clearances only)|