Graduate Resources for Current Students

Graduation Information & Deadlines

Spring 2020 Project and Comprehensive Exam Deadlines

Spring 2020 Thesis Deadlines

TCU Graduation Deadlines



Appointment of Master’s Committee – print form and submit to Bob Schieffer College of Communication Graduate Studies Office, MOUS 207.  NOTE:  This form must be submitted prior to enrolling in project or thesis courses.

Intent to Graduate – submit completed form via email to, in person to Graduate Studies Office, MOUS 207, or fill out the form online.  A nonrefundable graduation processing fee will be billed to the student’s account.

Cancel Intent to Graduate – submit if for any reason, after filing an Intent to Graduate, you need to change your planned graduating semester.

Final Grade Report for Project, Thesis, or Comprehensive Exam – print form and take to Oral Exam for signatures and grade.  Submit to Graduate Studies office in MOUS 207.

Thesis Grad Manual – this College of Communication thesis manual describes important thesis formatting requirements and deadlines.

Thesis Title Page

Thesis Publishing Fee —A fee will soon be placed on your student account. Students can then pay their fee via Web Check ( or credit card.

Submit thesis electronically to UMI. Instructions are available here:


Other Resources

College of Communication Graduate Student Travel Application

TCU Graduate Catalog

TCU Financial Aid Policies and Procedures Handbook

Dean’s Student Research and Creative Activity Grants