Graduation Application for BSW Students

WAIT! Prior to applying to graduate, please run a degree audit here. Run your audit with “in progress” courses. If degree audit does not reflect at 100%, you should meet with a BSW Programs Team member in either a walk-in advising session (sign up here) or by scheduling an advising appointment (sign up here ).

Spring 2024 Graduation Application

Spring 2024 graduation applications are available online until March 26, 2024. Find the graduation application here. NOTE: Summer 2024 graduation should apply to participate in the Spring 2024 ceremony.

In absentia students (i.e. students graduating in Spring 2024 but not currently enrolled at UT Austin), please contact us for assistance applying at BSWadvising@austin.utexas.edubefore March 26, 2024.

Other Deadlines

Final exams for University Extension self-paced courses should be taken by April 25, 2024.

Transcripts from other institutions must be received by May 9, 2024.

Tuition Rebate

Tuition rebates are available to undergraduate students if they meet the eligibility requirements. Undergraduate students may be eligible for a tuition rebate of up to $1,000, and students enrolled in the Longhorn Fixed Tuition program are eligible for an additional $2,500 rebate. More information and eligibility requirements for tuition rebate can be found here.

Students can use the same application for both rebates. Students may apply for either one, or both if eligible. Download the application here and email the scanned completed tuition rebate form to

Fall 2023 graduates’ tuition rebate applications are due May 11, 2024.

Commencement Ceremony

Ceremony Eligibility

Students may be eligible to walk in the social work spring graduation ceremony if they are graduating within the same academic year only. For instance summer 2024 graduates may participate in the spring 2024 ceremony. While fall 2024 graduates may participate in the spring 2025 ceremony.

Other Ceremony Information

University-wide commencement: Find information here.

Steve Hicks School commencement: Find the latest information here.

Students can order graduation regalia at the University Co-Op here