Forms & Handbooks

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Masters Information

Doctoral Information


Masters Handbooks

Masters Forms

Form Title Link to Form
Admissions Form
Fall Applications due June 1*
Spring Applications due November 1*
*Official transcripts will be accepted after this date.

Application for Graduate Assistantship
When applying for graduate assistantship
Appointment of Advisory Committee Approval
Change in Proposed Degree
Degree Audit Companion Form
Degree Audit Form
(Accessed by logging into MyUNLV)
Final Exam
Graduate Program Evaluation
Graduation Application Instructions
Independent Study
Leave of Absence
Oral Defense
Overload
Prospectus Approval
Time Limit Extension

Masters Culminating Activity Due Date

  • Spring Semester: April 1st
  • Summer Semester: July 1st
  • Fall Semester: November 1st

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Doctoral Handbooks

Doctoral Forms

These forms are available for completion and download on the department and Graduate College websites. Also see Timeline from Admission to Graduation, available in the Graduate Catalog.

Form Title Description Link to Form
Advancement to Doctoral Candidacy after passing Comprehensive Examination and having the Prospectus approved
Application for Graduate Assistantship When applying for graduate assistantship
Application for Graduation one semester before graduation (pick up at the graduate college)
Appointment of Advisory Committee prior to completing 16 credit hours of coursework
Approval for Independent Study during the semester prior to completing (1) an independent study or (2) internship
Approval for Residency Experience during the semester prior to completing residency
Change in Proposed Degree Program when course substitutions are needed
Comprehensive Examination Results following comprehensive exam
One semester prior to writing the comprehensive exam, start developing comps questions with your committee and notify T&L Doctoral Studies (tldoc@unlv.nevada.edu, CEB 359B)
Culminating Experience after defending your dissertation
Two (2) weeks prior to the defense of the dissertation, e-mail T&L Doctoral Studies (tldoc@unlv.nevada.edu) with time, place, date and title of your dissertation.
Dissertation Approval Page as cover page for dissertation N/A
Graduating Students upon graduation
Proposed Doctoral Degree Program Part I prior to completing 16 credit hours of coursework
Proposed Doctoral Degree Program Part II prior to completing 16 credit hours of coursework; form is program specific
(choose the form that matches your degree program)

Ph.D. in C&I
Ed.D. in C&I
Ph.D. in Teacher Ed

Prospectus Approval Form at the proposal defense
Two (2) weeks prior to the defense of the dissertation proposal, e-mail T&L Doctoral Studies (tldoc@unlv.nevada.edu) with time, place, date and title of your proposal.
Semester/Annual Review Submit annually by March 12

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