Generally, graduation from the University of Arizona requires a minimum of 120 units within a specific degree program, 42 of which must be upper-division. There is also a minimum cumulative and major G.P.A. requirement of 2.0. Some departments have additional requirements – contact the major advisor to determine specific degree requirements for graduation.
Important: Graduation from the University of Arizona requires a degree audit (also known as a degree check) in order award a diploma, and there is a $50 candidacy fee involved. Students are strongly urged to begin this process and file for degree candidacy before he or she registers for the last semester, but not more than 1 year before the planned graduatation date. See http://www.registrar.arizona.edu/graduation for more information. Late fees of $50 will also apply to students who file after the deadline. December/Winter session candidates must file for candidacy by September 1st of the graduating term, and May/Summer session candidates must file for degree candidacy by February 1st of the graduating term.