Current Students

Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program Requirements


Current graduate students are responsible for adhering to the policies set forth by individual departments at the University of Utah. Please review our Graduate Handbook for policies and procedures in Mechanical Engineering.

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Tuition Benefit Program


Thesis and Dissertation Forms


Graduate Student Travel Assistance Award


Change of Committee


Change of Degree Program


  • Change of Degree Program (M.E. Department)
    • Used to change from degree programs within the department
    • Due 2 weeks prior to the start of the semester in which you would this to take effect
    • Must have a support letter from your committee chair
    • Must be signed by your committee chair and the department chair or director of graduate studies
    • Have the Graduate Advisor help fill this out

Recommendation for Change of Graduate Classification


Notification of Graduate Credit for BS/MS Program


Undergraduate Petition for Graduate Credit


Transfer Credit Authorization Form


Request for Statement of Degree Completion


Request for Leave of Absence


  • Request for Leave of Absence (Registrar)
    • Required for any fall or spring semesters that you don’t register
    • Must be signed by committee chair/advisor
    • Must be typed – handwritten forms will not be accepted
    • International students must take additional steps to avoid falling out of visa status

Application for Graduation


Petition for Consideration of Exception to Policy


Helpful Resources


If you have any other questions, please contact the Graduate Advisor.