UW Graduate School

Creating/Modifying Programs

The Graduate School’s Office of Academic Affairs and Planning coordinates the reviews of new graduate program proposals. Proposal flowcharts in each category below outline the approval process for each type of program (degree, certificate, degree option, combined undergraduate/graduate program).

For general questions and document submission by email: gsacad@uw.edu.

Guidelines for Creating Graduate Programs

Guidelines for Modifying Graduate Programs

General Information