Forms for Current Graduate Students

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General Graduate Forms
Concurrent BS/MS Degree Forms
MS Degree Forms
ME Degree Forms 

PhD Degree Forms

Students are often required to submit forms for various reasons. Here is an index of forms likely to be of interest to graduate students in the Department of Computer Science. There are general forms that are applicable to all graduate students, as well as forms specific to students seeking MS, ME and PhD degrees.

General Graduate Forms

Candidacy Application for an Advanced Degree 
This form is used to apply for the granting of an advanced degree.

Request for Transfer of Credit 
This form is used to request a transfer of credit from another institution.

Request for Transfer of Credit within CU System 
This form is used to request a transfer of credit from another campus in the CU System.

Independent Study Agreement 
Students wishing to take an independent study course must complete this form.

Graduate School Student Travel Application 
The Graduate School offers Student Travel Grants, which provide partial funding for graduate students to present research findings at meetings or conferences outside Colorado.

Application for Department Conference Travel Stipend 
This form is used to apply for Departmental support for graduate student presentations at technical conferences. The Graduate Committee requires applicants to obtain a statement from an appropriate CU faculty member (email is acceptable) that attests to the quality of the conference (e.g., top tier, acceptance rate, stature) and whether the student will be presenting a paper. Applicants are required to apply for the Graduate School Student Travel Grant.

Concurrent BS/MS Degree Forms

Application for Admission to the Concurrent Bachelor's/Master's Degree Program 
 
This form is used to apply to the Concurrent BS/MS Degree Program.

Computer Science BS/MS Application for Admission   
In addition to the Graduate School form above, this form is used to apply to the Concurrent BS/MS Degree Program in the Department of Computer Science.

Certificate of Completion of the Requirements for the Bachelor's Degree  
This form is used to certify that a student pursuing a concurrent BS/MS degree has completed all requirements for the BS degree.

Mid-Program Review and Recommendation for Advancement to Graduate Status  
All concurrent BS/MS degree students must undergo a mid-program review to determine eligibility to advance to the graduate portion of the program.

Supplement to the Application for Admission to Candidacy 
Concurrent BS/MS degree students must submit this form to be admitted to degree candidacy.

MS Degree Forms

MS Plan of Study 
Incoming MS students must develop a plan of study upon entering the program.

Master's Examination or Project Report  
This form is used to indicate the committee's evaluation of a Master's Thesis. Master's Thesis must be scheduled with the Graduate School at least two weeks before the exam is held by submitting this form.

Master's Degree Plan Approval 
This form is used for students completing the non-thesis degree.

ME Degree Forms

ME Plan of Study 
Incoming ME students must develop a plan of study upon entering the program.

Master's Examination or Project Report  
This form is used to indicate the committee's evaluation of a Master's Comprehensive Examination or Master of Engineering Project.

Master's Degree Plan Approval  
This form is used for students completing the non-thesis degree.

PhD Degree Forms

PhD Plan of Study   
Incoming PhD students must develop a plan of study upon entering the program.

Area Exam Report  
This form indicates successful completion of the PhD Area Exam.

Doctoral Examination Report 
This form is used to indicate the committee's evaluation of a Doctoral Examination. Doctoral Comprehensive Examinations and Dissertation Defense must be scheduled with the Graduate School at least two weeks in advance by submitting this form.

Dissertation Defense Announcement 
This form is used to announce a scheduled Dissertation Defense.

PhD Checklist
This form is used to help PhD student ensure they are making adequate progress toward their degree.

Contact Graduate Program Advisor Jacqueline (Jackie) DeBoard if you have questions about any of these forms.