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Awarding a Posthumous Degree

Type: Definitions
Effective Date: 3/14/2015

A degree/diploma or certificate of achievement may be awarded for a deceased student upon timely recommendation and review.  Recommendations for undergraduate students should be made via the academic college Dean to the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs. For graduate students, requests should be made via the Dean of the Graduate College. Recommendations should be made to the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs for undergraduate-level students and to the Dean of the Graduate College for graduate-level students. The University Registrar will verify that requirements outlined in this policy have been met.

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