Research and Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies Forms

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Application for Doctoral Degree and Diploma

Doctoral students: Apply one semester prior to the semester you are planning to graduate. Submit form with $47.00 processing fee.Application for Doctoral Degree and Diploma (.pdf)

Application for Master's Degree and Diploma

Master students: Apply one semester prior to the semester you are planning to graduate. Submit form with $47.00 processing fee.

 

Application for Master's Degree and Diploma (.pdf)

Application for Doctoral Graduation and Diploma Date Change 

Doctoral students: If you have applied for graduation within the last two years and need to change your graduation date, submit form with $8.00 processing fee.Doctoral Degree and Diploma Date Change (.pdf)

Application for Master’s Graduation and Diploma Date Change

Master students: If you have applied for graduation within the last two years and need to change your graduation date, submit form with $8.00 processing fee.Master's Graduation and Diploma Date Change (.pdf)

Change of Mailing Address

Update your address online using SOLAR self service. Log into myNorthridge 

Change of Objective for Graduate Students

Continuing students in post baccalaureate programs: Use the "Change of Objective for a Currently Enrolled Graduate Students" to request department approval to change your objective. Submit the completed form to Admissions and Records.Change of Objective for Graduate Students (.pdf)
Culminating Experience Enrollment Request

Some type of culminating experience is required of every candidate for the master’s or doctoral degree. The culminating experience must be a Thesis/Dissertation, a Graduate Project, Abstract or Comprehensive Examination. The specific type of culminating experience is to be identified on the student’s program. 

Enrollment Request Form (.pdf)

Disqualification Reinstatement (Graduate/Credential)

Disqualified graduate/credential students: Submit this form to request reinstatement.Disqualification Reinstatement (Graduate/Credential) (.pdf)

Duplicate Master’s/Doctoral Diploma

Master and Doctoral students: Use this form to request a duplicate copy of your diploma ($8 processing fee).Application for Duplicate Diploma (.pdf)

Graduate Certificate Enrollment Request

Continuing students in either post baccalaureate or graduate status who wish to earn a University certificate may submit this form to Admissions and Records. For more information about certificate programs, see the University Catalog.Graduate Certificate Enrollment Request (.pdf)

Late Change in Academic Schedule

Masters, doctoral or credential students requesting a late change in academic schedule: Use this form beginning with the fourth week of the fall and spring semesters, for the fifth and subsequent weeks of the semester due to extraordinary circumstances after the deadline for late registration and schedule adjustments, and for retroactive changes after the semester ends. See deadlines at Late Change of Schedule.Late Change in Academic Schedule (.pdf)

Medical Withdrawal for Graduate Students

Masters, doctoral or credential students requesting any kind of medical withdrawal: Use the form and follow the procedures required by the Klotz Student Health Center