Applying for Degree

Before you apply to graduate, please read the following information as you may need to take additional steps before proceeding.

Update your Diploma Name and Address

Please make any updates to your diploma name and/or address before submitting your degree application. You can do this via your student portal at MyU, “My Info” tab. If you have not entered a diploma name and address, we will use your primary name for your diploma name, and your diploma will be mailed to your permanent address.

Selecting your Graduation Term

You can apply to graduate for fall (December), spring (May), or summer (August) semesters. If you intend to graduate at the end of June or July please contact Jennifer Neufeld, Medical School Registrar, at to ensure your degree is posted correctly.

Degrees are cleared by the Medical School Registrar and then awarded and posted to the transcript by the university registrar's office approximately two weeks later.


How to Apply for Degree

You must have a completed graduation application on file in order to graduate. Please follow the directions listed below to apply for degree.

Step 1: Log into MyU 
Step 2: Click on Key Links > Student Center
Step 3: Click on the drop down arrow under the Academics section and select “Apply for Graduation”, then click on the circle to the right to move forward.
Step 4: Click on “Apply for Graduation”
Step 5: Select a graduation term and hit “Continue”
Step 6: Review your information before clicking on “Submit Application”



Jennifer Neufeld
Medical School Registrar