Path to Graduation

Undergraduate Students: Download The Path to Graduation: Undergraduate Graduation Checklist (overview of steps needed to receive your undergraduate degree from UCSB)
Undergraduate (bachelor's) degrees are only awarded after a student has

While Commencement happens only once per year, students may declare candidacy in GOLD for any of the four quarters (fall, winter, spring, or summer).  Declaring candidacy for a particular quarter means that the student intends to complete all coursework for their degree requirements on or before the last day of that quarter. 


Graduate Students: for more information on degree conferral, please contact the Graduate Division.

Please view the Office of the Registrar calendar for important deadlines.

Please view these pages for additional information on: