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Returning Graduate Students

To resume your graduate academic study, change your major and/or degree, or add a certificate program, you must submit an application.

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If you have completed all course requirements and are only resuming in order to submit your intent to graduate it is not necessary to complete an application to resume study. Please contact your plan of study to have your record activated in order to submit your intent to graduate.

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