Degree Advancement (DAF)


Use the Degree Advancement form to enroll in a new graduate degree program without submitting a new admissions application.

Step 1. Submit the Transfer Application form so that the student’s application materials will be made available to the prospective department for review.

NOTE: This form does not indicate that the degree advancement request has been approved.

Step 2. Once the decision has been made to accept or deny the degree advancement request, the Graduate Program Coordinator  should submit the Degree Advancement form.

Due Date

Before the completion of the student’s current degree.

Students Who Need This Form

Any student who wants to begin a new Utah State graduate degree upon completion of their current Utah State graduate degree program.

Signatures Needed

  • Advisor
  • Department head
  • Vice Provost of Graduate Studies