Click play button to start the video. (See detailed directions below.)
Banner is Term driven. For graduation purposes choose either:
- The term you are going to graduate
- The term listed at the top of the drop down menu
Effective Term Range
- This explains when the curriculum is active. In most cases you want to view your profile where __________ to "The End of Time" is indicated.
- You must be classified as a Senior to apply to graduate.
- Current Program (Primary degree)
- Catalog Term
- Major(s), and Concentration(s)
- Secondary (Second degree, this only appears if you are pursuing 2 or more degrees)
Ignore: Expected Graduation Date and Admit Term. These are not necessary for graduation purposes.
Curriculum Term = Profile Term. This is the same as the term you used to view your profile.
This is not your catalog year, nor your graduation date.
If you are applying for 2 degrees you will need to apply to graduate twice. Once for each degree.
The term in which you want to graduate.
The date will be the official date your degree is posted upon completion.
*Your specific graduation ceremony may be on a different date than the graduation date listed.*
**Your specific college or department may ask you for more information.**
Choose a name from Banner, or create a new one.
Verify the spelling on the second screen.
We will not print any titles or nicknames.
Submit your name exactly as you want it on your diploma. A fee may be charged for reprinting if you submit an incorrect name on your application.
Any changes to your name on this screen are for diploma purposes only. For an official name change contact the Office of the University Registrar.
Choose an address from Banner, or create a new one.
Verify the address on the second screen.
International addresses are accepted.
We cannot mail your diploma to a P.O. Box.
Any incorrect information could cause delays in the delivery of your diploma.
Any changes to an existing address are for diploma mailing purposes only. To officially change your address, go to Self Service Banner and use "Update Addresses."
You may submit only one application per degree, per curriculum term.
If you are graduating with two degrees you will need to submit a second graduation application for the second degree.
Any changes that need to be made to your graduation application must be done through the graduation office. This includes any changes of major, minor, or concentration.
202 Student Services Building - Knoxville, TN 37996-0200
Telephone calls for the Office of the University Registrar are answered by One Stop Student Services (865-974-1111) located at Hodges Library Ground Floor, 1015 Volunteer Boulevard. To contact University Registrar staff please refer to "Staff Listing".
Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm - except holidays
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System