Application for Graduation
Graduate Office (GO) Forms
Please submit all forms to the Office of Graduate Studies, Extended Studies Building, 184.
GO-14, Dual Degree Form
GO-15, Validation of Out-of-Date Graduate Credit
GO-16D, Appointment of Doctoral Dissertation Committee (Doctoral Level)
GO-16M, Appointment of Final Oral Examination Committee (Master's Level)
GO-17D, Recommendation for the Degree (Doctoral Level)
GO-17M, Recommendation for the Degree (Master's Level)
GO-19, Request for Change of Program
GO-21D, Proposed Transfer Credit (Doctoral Level)
GO-21M, Proposed Transfer Credit (Master's Level)
GO-22, Report on Passing Comprehensive Examinations
GO-23, Doctoral Request for Advancement to Candidacy
Thesis and Dissertation Forms
The Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED) is online. Please register and complete the SED at: https://sed.norc.org/doctorate. Additional information on the online SED is available here (scroll to bottom of page).
Admission Information and Application
See our Future Students page for information on applying to a graduate program at PSU. If you are unable to apply online, paper applications are also available:
Graduate applicants, with the support of the department, can defer their term of application up to four terms for programs that admit once per year (e.g. Fall 2014 to Fall 2015) or up to three terms for programs that admit every term (e.g. Fall 2014 to Summer 2015).