The awarding of degrees is the culmination of several steps that begin when students identify the term in which they expect to complete degree requirements.

Degree Date

Degrees are awarded at the end of fall, winter, and spring quarters and at the end of summer session C. School of Law and School of Medicine degrees are normally awarded at the end of fall and spring semesters. Refer to the UCLA term calendar for the degree-award date, which is the final day of the term.