Business Undergraduate Advising

Business Graduation Requirements and Deadlines

Requirements to Qualify for Undergraduate Graduation:


Effective September 1, 2006, if these requirements are not met, a student will not be allowed to participate in the commencement ceremony as they are not considered a viable candidate by the University.
In addition to meeting the credit hour and course requirements for a specific College of Business degree program, the student must meet the following requirements:

  1. All College of Business admission requirements and must be admitted to a business degree program.

  2. Students must complete at least 50 percent of their business coursework in residence.

  3. A grade of "C" or better must be earned in all major/concentration courses required for the degree. (This requirement is for students that entered UT Arlington in Fall 2001 or later.)

  4. Minimum GPA requirements:
    • Overall   -   2.0
    • Business   -   2.0
    • Major/Concentration  -  2.0


Deadlines to Apply for Undergraduate Graduation

Students that submit their application for graduation at least 2 weeks prior to the early registration period will receive priority registration status as graduating seniors.

  • Fall Semester:
    Application for graduation must be received 2 months prior to the end of the semester in order for the student to graduate after the current semester. The application can be submitted any time before this 2-month deadline. Graduation Deadlines are posted online by The Office of Records and Registration.

  • Spring Semester:
    Application for graduation must be received 2 months prior to the end of the semester in order for the student to graduate after the current semester. The application can be submitted any time before this 2-month deadline. Graduation Deadlines are posted online by The Office of Records and Registration.

  • Summer Semester:
    Application for graduation must be received 6 weeks prior to the end of the semester in order for the student to graduate after the current semester. The application can be submitted any time before this 6-week deadline. Graduation Deadlines are posted online by The Office of Records and Registration.