College of Nursing

White Hall, 39 Butterfield Road, Kingston, RI 02881

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Applying for Graduation

Submission Deadline for All Programs

Note: It is your responsibility to meet the deadlines shown below and if you do not do so, your graduation will be delayed.

Potential May/August BS graduates: Deadline is October 15th

Potential December BS graduates: Deadline March 15th

Potential May MS, DNP, or PhD graduates: Deadline is February 15th

Potential August MS, DNP, or PhD graduates: Deadline is June 2nd 

Potential December MS, DNP, or PhD graduates: Deadline October 1st 

Procedure for Pre-Licensure BS students

All potential degree candidates must:

  1. Download and complete the Intent to Graduate Form (can be completed electronically).
    •  Leave the “Student Signature” section blank until meeting with an advisor to review.
  2. Print and bring your completed form to advising meeting for a review of your degree audit with your advisor.
    • Minor forms must be submitted with this form.
    • Dates for degree audit meetings will be sent out each semester – audits must be submitted and signed by the deadlines listed above. (contact nurse@uri.edu)

Questions regarding Pre-Licensure BS degree audits should be directed to the Office of Student and Academic Affairs at nurse@uri.edu.

Procedure for On-Campus RN to BS Students

All potential degree candidates must:

  • Download and Complete the Intent to Graduate Form – Pre-Licensure and On-Campus RN-BS)  electronically. *These forms must be completed electronically and remain fillable to allow editing.*
    • Use the “save as” function and save the form to your desktop BEFORE completing it.
    • Open the form using a PDF Reader, not a webpage. (Acrobat Adobe, or Mac Preview work best)
    • Fill in the fillable spaces where necessary, please do not add text boxes.
    • Leave the “Student Signature” section blank
  • Email the completed Intent to Graduate form and curriculum sheet to nurse@uri.edu. In the subject line type “Intent to Graduate”.
  • Once we have received the completed materials you will be contacted by email with your degree audit and instructions.

Questions regarding RN-BS On Campus degree audits should be directed to the Office of Student and Academic Affairs at nurse@uri.edu.

Procedure for RN to BS Accelerated Online Students

All potential degree candidates must:

  • Complete the Intent to Graduate Form – RN-BS Accelerated Online. Be sure to use the “save as” function and save the form to your computer BEFORE completing it. Open the form using a PDF Reader, not a webpage.
  • Email completed Intent to Graduate form to rnbsonline@uri.edu. Once we have received the completed form you will be contacted by email with your degree audit and instructions.

Questions regarding RN to BS Accelerated Online degree audits should be directed to the Student Affairs Office at rnbsonline@uri.edu.

Procedure for Graduate Students

All potential graduate degree candidates must:

  • Meet with their advisor to review courses remaining required for graduation.
  • Submit a Program of Study PRIOR to filling out a Nomination for Graduation form. Programs of Study (POS) forms can be found on the Graduate School Forms webpage. Please note that there are different forms for Certificate, Master’s, and Doctoral programs. This should then be forwarded to your adviser and j_winpenny@uri.edu.
  • Complete the Nomination for Graduation form electronically. Please note that there are different forms for Certificate, Master’s, and Doctoral programs. This should then be forwarded to your Major Professor (for masters students) or advisor (for doctoral students) and j_winpenny@uri.edu.
  • The Graduate School will contact you via email once your nomination for graduation has approved.

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