Graduating Seniors

ETX graduates 2013

A Note to Graduating Seniors

To officially graduate from the University, remember to file an application with the Registrar's Office.  For information about Filing to Graduate and filing deadlines, please see the UC Davis Registrar’s page:

In order to walk in the CA&ES Commencement Ceremony, please visit to register.  For general information about CA&ES Commencement, please see

etoxgraduate.jpgOrder your cap and gown from the UCD Bookstore if you plan to walk in commencement  (See Cap and Gown Rentals and choose the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in the drop-down menu.)

Preliminary Degree Check:  If you are within two quarters of graduation, it is recommended that you make an appointment with an advisor in the CA&ES Deans Office to have a Preliminary Degree Check.  The degree check is a detailed review of your transcripts looking at GE requirements and all college and university requirements. The review must be scheduled no later than the beginning of a student's last quarter at UC Davis.  You may access the Preliminary Degree Check forms at:  Call (530) 752-0108 to schedule an appointment.

Departmental Graduation Certifications are an accounting of all of your preparatory and major core course work, including restricted electives.  Please make an appointment with your faculty advisor to approve and sign-off on your Restricted Elective list no later than the first quarter of your senior year.  Please send the Staff Advisor, Susan Kancir, an email ( within two to three quarters of graduation letting her know that you plan to file to graduate.  She will schedule a time to meet with you to review your study plan.