Graduate Forms

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Forms for all Graduates

PDF icon K-KE_Form[.pdf]

Graduate Travel Award Request Form

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 [.pdf], 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.

Special Project Proposal Form [.pdf]

Performance Application Form

PDF icon Performance examiner's list

Graduate Student Research Progress Forms

PDF icon Graduate Progress Report Guidelines

PDF icon gps_graduate_student_research_progress_tracking_report_2016.pdf: This is a fillable pdf form and can be signed with digital signatures. Download the pdf from your browser (Firefox and Internet Explorer work best with digital signatures) and save it to your desktop. Open the form using Adobe Acrobat Reader and save it again after filling it in.


Master's Forms

PDF icon M.A./M.Mus. Thesis Proposal Form [.pdf]


M.A./M.Mus Degree Audit Forms

Doctoral Forms

PDF icon PhD/D.Mus. Dissertation Proposal Form [.pdf]

PDF icon dmuslecturerecitalapplicationform_1516.pdf


D.Mus./Ph.D. Degree Audit Forms


PDF icon degreeauditstudent_dmusperformance_september2017.pdf

PDF icon degreeauditstudent_phd_thesis_september2017.pdf

PhD Composition.pdf

PDF icon degreeauditstudent_phdgenderandwomensstudies_september2017.pdf


Graduate Diploma Forms

PDF icon Graduate Artist Diploma degree audit form (Sept. 2018) (.pdf)

PDF icon Graduate Diploma in Performance degree audit form (Sept. 2018)(.pdf)