Information regarding supervisory committee, thesis, and final exam procedures can be found in our student guide the uw graduate school’s minimum master’s degree requirements are outlined on its webpage note that safs has additional requirements. Graduate school memorandum #37 contains information about gnm credits at the uw residency requirement this requirement ensures that uw degrees are awarded for work substantially completed at the university of washington the uw graduate school requires students to complete a minimum of 30 credits in residence at uw.
Thesis track students are required to take a minimum of 9 thesis credits in their total credits thesis track students are required to submit their thesis to the graduate school see thesis/dissertation information.
Students working toward a graduate degree at the university of washington need to be aware of what is required for successful degree completion below are some of the policy and calendar resources available to students to assist them in their progress. To be eligible for a degree in the graduate school, a grade point average of 30 in numerically graded courses numbered 500 and above is required graduate school minimum requirements detailed information from the uw graduate school.
Thesis submission the student and reviewers must sign the master's supervisory committee approval form the student must submit the original, signed form to the uw graduate school by 5pm on the last day of the quarter. Guide to preparing your doctoral dissertation as you near completion of your degree, verify that you meet minimum degree requirements be sure to check with your academic program to make sure that you meet their requirements, above and beyond the graduate school’s minimum requirements.
The graduate school degree coordinator will approve and submit your dissertation to proquest/umi dissertation publishing for microfilming and binding the uw-madison library will receive a bound copy and an electronic version of your dissertation shortly thereafter. The student must submit the original, signed form to the uw graduate school by 5pm on the last day of the quarter the student must also submit an electronic copy of her/his final thesis through the electronic thesis/dissertation (etd) administrator site by 11:59pm on the last day of the quarter. The requirements listed in the thesis and dissertation formatting requirements apply to the formal master’s thesis and the doctoral dissertation the thesis or dissertation is a report of original research and scholarly work that is shared with the academic community and is made available to the public.
The graduate school issues a degree warrant if you meet these requirements: graduate registration for a minimum of two graduate-level credits (300-level or above for a grade, no audits, or pass/fail) in the semester (fall, spring or summer) you expect your degree.
Uw graduate school requirements a student must satisfy the requirements for the degree that are in force at the time the degree is to be awarded total credits required for the degree program must be completed. Thesis formatting requirements graduate school formatting requirements the uw graduate school has specific requirements for your thesis title page, copyright page, and abstract.