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Undergraduate Graduation Deadlines

Summer 2020 Deadlines

Substitutions/petitions submitted by (to avoid cancellation): July 10, 2020
Financial aid exit interview held no later than: July 25, 2020
Financial obligations must be met no later than: Aug. 8, 2020
Incompletes resolved, transfer credit and correspondence grades on your academic record no later than: Aug. 8, 2020
Email diplomas@utk.edu to update your diploma mailing address by: Aug. 8, 2020
Degrees posted on official transcripts no later than (please note that the official summer graduation date as reflected on your transcript will be August 8, 2020): Aug. 21, 2020
List of confirmed degrees on web: Sep. 8, 2020
Diplomas mailed: Sep. 29, 2020

Fall 2020 Deadlines

Substitutions/petitions submitted by (to avoid cancellation): Oct. 16, 2020
Order cap and gown from the VolShop (at the Student Union) no later than: TBD
Financial aid exit interview held no later than: Nov. 27, 2020
Financial obligations must be met no later than: Dec. 12, 2020
Incompletes resolved, transfer credit and correspondence grades on your academic record no later than: Dec. 12, 2020
Email diplomas@utk.edu to update your diploma mailing address by: Dec. 12, 2020
Degrees posted on official transcripts no later than (please note that the official fall graduation date as reflected on your transcript will be December 12, 2020): Jan. 4, 2021
List of confirmed degrees on web: Jan. 15, 2021
Diplomas mailed: Feb. 5, 2021

Spring 2021 Deadlines

Substitutions/petitions submitted by (to avoid cancellation): Mar. 19, 2021
Order cap and gown from the VolShop (at the Student Union) no later than: Mar. 26, 2021
Financial aid exit interview held no later than: Apr. 30, 2021
Financial obligations must be met no later than: May 15, 2021
Incompletes resolved, transfer credit and correspondence grades on your academic record no later than: May 15, 2021
Email diplomas@utk.edu to update your diploma mailing address by: May 15, 2021
Degrees posted on official transcripts no later than (please note that the official spring graduation date as reflected on your transcript will be May 15, 2021): May 28, 2021
List of confirmed degrees on web: June 14, 2021
Diplomas mailed: July 5, 2021