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Academic Forms

First Year Students

Research Rotation Agreement (BBS14)
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Thesis Advisor and Department Financial Agreement (BBS05)
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Program Selection (BBS15)
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Second Year Students

Qualifying Exam Committee Selection (GSBS03)
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General Examiner Checklist (GSBS69)
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Specific Aims Outcome (GSBS72)
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Specific Aims Procedure




Qualifying Exam Outcome (GSBS04)
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Students in Thesis Research

Thesis Research Advisory Committee Selection (BBS06)
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TRAC Meeting Report (GSBS07)
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CPHR TRAC Meeting Report (CPHR10) 
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Change: Committee Member (GSBS10)
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TRAC Approval of Proposed Dissertation Timeline (GSBS70)
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MSCI Thesis Advisor Selection Form (MSCI02)
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MSCI Thesis Proposal Outcome Form (MSCI04)
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Dissertation/Thesis Defense

Request for Notice of Dissertation Defense (GSBS11)

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Doctoral Dissertation Preparation Guide (GSBS12)

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Master's Thesis Preparation Guide (MSCI07)




Dissertation Examination Committee (DEC) Selection (GSBS14)
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Dissertation Defense Outcome (BBS08)
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Master's Thesis Outcome (MSCI08)
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Completion of Degree-Stipend Termination Date (GSBS17)
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Request Leave of Absence: Writing Dissertation (GSBS16)

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eScholarship Permission Letter (GSBS19)
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Survey of Earned Doctorate ONLINE

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Graduation Check-out (GSBS20)
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Graduation, Commencement and Post-Graduate Information (ONLINE GSBS71)

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Leave of Absence

Request for Leave of Absence (LOA) or Return from LOA (GSBS31)
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Request for Parental Accommodation (GSBS32)
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Withdrawal and Stipend Termination Date (GSBS33)
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Complete with Master's Degree (Non-MSCI)

Request to Change Program to Master’s Degree (GSBS23)
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Masters Thesis Preparation Guide (GSBS24)

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Master's Thesis Outcome (GSBS25)
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Non-Academic Forms

UMMS Employment for GSBS Students (GSBS51)


Incentive Plan for Externally Funded Students (GSBS49)


Student Health Insurance Disbursement (GSBS50)


Registration Forms

Registration forms can be found within the registration page