Graduate Academic Services

Spring 2014 Commencement 
Citizens Business Bank Arena 
Saturday, May 31, 2014
EDD Hooding and Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Grad Finale
Sneaky Park 
March 29, 2014
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Mission Statement

Graduate Academic Services helps graduate and doctoral students accomplish their educational goals by ensuring university-wide standards of quality, access, and equity in graduate and doctoral programs.  Our ultimate goal is to help our diverse student population feel taken care of and valued as members of the university community.  We support our mission through accurate and timely communication, upholding university and departmental policies, and providing checks and balances as students navigate their way through their educational journey at the University of La Verne.   

Services Provided To Main Campus Students

Master Students Doctoral Students
Advanced Standing  Appeals


 Commencement Status
Commencement Status  Ed.D Dissertation Forms

D.P.A Dissertation Forms

Degree Completion   Dissertation Processes

Grade Changes Grade Changes
Changes to Registration Beyond Deadlines

 Registration Ed.D

Registration D.P.A

Payment Plan Brochure  2013 – 2014 



Late Registration/Adds

Students desiring to register or add in any of the following circumstances, below, can only do so through two-thirds of the term with a signature from Graduate Academic Services and a late fee. 

  1. Enrolling the second week of a 16 week semester class. 
  2. Enrolling in a 10-week term during the second week of classes.
  3. Enrolling in a January Interterm course on the 4th day of class or later.
  4. Enrolling in a 4-week summer course on the 4th day of class or later.
  5. Enrolling in a weekend cycle class on the Saturday of the first full weekend or later.

Drops and Withdrawals

 Complete Drop and Withdrawal procedures can be found at including applicable deadlines.