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Student Resources

The DSA Office is here for our students from application to graduation.  The information on this page will help orientate our new students, provide current student forms, and get you ready for graduation.

New Students

Please review the welcome packet below, it contains lots of helpful information for those new to OU.

All Current Certificate Students

All certificate students are required to complete a Graduate Certificate Report Form.  This is completed with your advisor and submitted to the Graduate College:

Program Report Form 

All Current M.S. Students

All M.S. students are required to complete a Program of Study.  This is completed with your advisor and submitted to the Graduate College:  

Program of Study

DSA 5900 Professional Practice

All students will complete DSA 5900 Professional Practice as part of their degree.  To help prepare for this class please review the syllabus and these helpful documents:

Non-Thesis Students

The Graduate College provide a checklist and instructions for non-thesis students:

Forms and Documents

Thesis Students

There are more steps to complete as a thesis student, the DSA office will help guide you, but you will need to complete:


Master's Thesis Topic and Committee Membership 

Request Authority for Thesis Defense

Thesis Instruction Packet

All these forms can be found on the Graduate College website.

Graduation 2019

Graduation fireworks

Convocation is a formal ceremony for Gallogly College of Engineering Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy graduates and their guests.

Gallogly College of Engineering Convocation
Saturday, May 11 2019 | 11:00 a.m.

Commencement 2019
7 p.m. | Friday, May 10, 2019
The Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium

  • Degree candidates and graduates need to arrive by 10:15 a.m. to line up for the processional. Each graduate is recognized and photographed with the Dean as his/her name is announced. Graduates must wear cap and gown.

    If you have any questions or require special accommodations, contact the Convocation Coordinator at or (405) 325-1069.

  • Black cap and gown, black tassel, orange engineering hood.  

For additional information please see the Gallogly College of Engineering website, or the OU Graduation Office website.