Graduate Forms

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Forms listed here can be used across all graduate degree programs (PDF format)

Performance Application Form & Examiner's List

Grade Extension Form (K-KE)

Special Project Proposal Form

Submit your special project proposal to the Music Graduate Studies Office by November 15th (for Winter term projects) or April 1st (for Summer and Fall projects). Late applications will not be accepted.


  • Special Project Proposal Form, signed by the project advisor(s) and Area Chair.
  • 1-2 pages justifying why this project cannot be taken as a graduate seminar or as part of the your thesis research and how this project will contribute to your development. Describe the project objective, methodology, methodology, anticipated results and conclusion, availability of resources and a brief description of the material(s) to be submitted at the end of the project. Give bibliographic references (approx. 10) central to the proposed work.

Graduate Student Research Progress Forms

PDF icon Graduate Progress Report Guidelines

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PDF icon Graduate Student Progress Tracking Report