Graduate Catalog
2019-2020
 
Policies, Procedures, Academic Programs
Graduate School Policies
Procedures for Graduation

Students anticipating degree completion or certificate award must file an Application for Degree (AFD) form 
http://graduateschool.vt.edu/content/dam/graduateschool_vt_edu/GAAPforms/Application_for_Degree_or_Certificate.pdf  or an Application For Certificate Conferral 
http://graduateschool.vt.edu/content/dam/graduateschool_vt_edu/GAAPforms/Application_for_Degree_or_Certificate.pdf  to obtain a diploma or certificate and to have their names appear in the Commencement Bulletin. Submit two forms if receiving both a degree and a certificate.  The AFD should be submitted electronically through Hokie SPA. Schedules for those wishing to complete their degrees in time to attend Commencement are posted at  http://graduateschool.vt.edu/academics/commencement_deadlines