University of Florida | Department of Psychology

Forms

Final Term FAQ’s & Procedures

Course Registration form
Students must submit this signed form to the Graduate Program Office prior to the Drop/Add period to be manually registered for departmentally controlled courses. All students must be enrolled, for at least one credit hour, before the end of the Drop/Add period, to avoid late fees. Students wanting to register after the Drop/Add period must complete a Drop/Add form. Instructions related to specific credit requirements are printed on the second page of the form.

Drop/Add form
Students wanting to register after the Drop/Add period must complete this form and may be subject to a $100 late fee if not registered previously.

Supervisory Committee appointment form
Complete this form to create or change a Supervisory Committee for a MS or Ph.D. degree. Discuss committee formation with your faculty advisor. Students must form a Masters level supervisory committee no later than their second semester in attendance. Students who have finished a Masters or plan to go directly to the Ph.D. must establish a doctoral committee no later than their second semester in attendance. Directions for selection of a supervisory committee are on the second page of the form.

Dissertation Topic Approval Students must complete this form and bring it with them to their dissertation topic approval meeting to obtain supervisory committee signatures. This form must be completed before or in conjunction with the Admission to Candidacy forms.

Masters Thesis Defense forms
At least two weeks prior to your scheduled defense meeting, email the Graduate Secretary with the date, time and room of your defense along with the EXACT title of your thesis to have the necessary forms completed. You must already have a Supervisory Committee appointed.

Admission to Candidacy forms
At least two weeks prior to your scheduled qualifying exam oral defense meeting, email the Graduate Secretary with the date, time and room of your defense to have the necessary forms completed. You must already have a Supervisory Committee appointed.

PhD Dissertation Defense forms
At least two weeks prior to your scheduled defense meeting, email the Graduate Secretary with the date, time and room of your defense along with the EXACT title of your thesis to have the necessary forms completed. You must already have a Supervisory Committee appointed.

Publishing Agreement forms
This form must be submitted to the UF Graduate Editorial Office (HUB, room 224) along with your thesis/dissertation. Complete this writable form, print it, sign it and submit it along with your thesis/dissertation.

Department Awards Summary
Complete this form, as requested, to apply for competitive department awards and college and national awards which require departmental review. Email instructions will be received from the department graduate coordinator for each particular award opportunity.

Thesis checklist

Dissertation checklist

Graduate School / Petition Form

Graduate Catalog / Graduate School regulations

Graduate Catalog / Psychology Information

Department of Psychology Graduate Handbook