Graduation Information

In order to graduate from the University of Montana, students must complete all of the following:
  • 120 total credits
  • 39 upper division credits (300-level or above)
  • General Education Requirements (including the advanced college writing requirement, which is major-specific for DBS students)
  • Major Requirements

For more information see the Degree/Graduation requirements listed in The University of Montana catalog.

 Graduation Application Deadlines

You must apply to graduate a semester in advance.  

Graduation Applications for Spring are due to the Registrar's Office the second Friday in November with the $40 application fee.

Graduation Applications for Summer are due to the Registrar's Office the last Friday in February with the $40 application fee.

Graduation Applications for Autumn are to the Registrar's Office by the last Friday in April with the $40 application fee.

To apply to graduate, schedule an appointment with your advisor to approve your Graduation Application well in advance of these deadlines.

Commencement Information

The University of Montana has a Commencement ceremony in December for autumn graduates and in May for spring graduates.  Summer graduates typically attend the spring ceremony.  The Registrar's Office has detailed commencement information.