2007 – 2008 Academic Year
Dean’s Office, 202 Life Sciences (530) 752-0410
Students in senior level status (135+ units) should review the below checklist to assure all essential
requirements and responsibilities have been met for degree and graduation purposes.
Request a degree check from the Dean’s Office (202 LSA, 530-752-0410) to evaluate University
and College requirements at least two quarters before graduation.
See your MAJOR ADVISER to evaluate remaining major requirements at least two quarters
Check that official transcripts for all transfer work and signed IGETC forms (if applicable) have
been sent to Undergraduate Admissions.
File for CANDIDACY TO GRADUATE online at the Office of the Registrar website:
http://registrar.ucdavis.edu/graduation/ between these dates:
Fall 2007 June 1 – October 10, 2007
Winter 2008 November 1, 2007 – January 18, 2008
Spring 2008 February 1 – April 11, 2008
Summer 2008 May 13 – July 5, 2008
*Drop yourself from the DEGREE LIST either online or at the Office of the Registrar if you
know that you will not complete requirements for graduation during the quarter for which you have
filed. You must re-file during the filing period for the quarter in which you will satisfy graduation
Complete and file a MINOR(S) PETITION with the Dean’s Office no later than the deadline for
filing for graduation. Requirements for the minor must be met by the time of graduation.
Fall 2007 October 10, 2007
Winter 2008 January 18, 2008
Spring 2008 April 11, 2008
Summer 2008 July 5, 2008
Registration for COMMENCEMENT is separate from filing to graduate. The information to
participate is online at http://commencement.ucdavis.edu/. College of Biological Sciences Fall
Commencement will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2007 and the Spring Commencement will
be held on Friday, June 13, 2008.