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University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
College of Natural Sciences


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University of Hawai'i at Mānoa - College of Natural Sciences


Are you a current Natural Science Major?

Schedule with STAR Balance
Excluding appointments with Mathematics and Physics Major advisors


Congratulations, you are almost done! We want to ensure filing for graduation is quick and simple. After confirming in STAR that you are enrolled in all remaining requirements for your degree program, please complete both of the forms below. Per the Office of the Registrar, graduation filing periods are as follows:

Intended Graduation Term Online Graduation Application Available
Spring 2024 Late applicants will be accepted but will not be published in the commencement program
Summer 2024* December 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024
Fall 2024 July 8, 2024 - September 13, 2024

*Summer Graduates: Your Application for Degree must be received by the earlier Spring application deadline, in order for your name to be printed in the Spring Commencement Program. Otherwise, you will need to participate in the Fall Commencement Program.

Note: If you are not enrolled in any courses at UH Mānoa for your graduating semester, please email Kamana Seymour at for an Absentia Graduation Application.

Please fill out the CNS Graduation Declaration to inform us you are graduating and fill out our Graduation Survey.
Ensure you login into your UH email address ( to fill out the form.

If you are a late applicant for Spring 2024, please contact Kamana Seymour at for the Application for Degree.

Contact Kamana Seymour at if your information does not appear or is missing on the Application for Degree (this issue can occur due to not being enrolled in a UH system course)

For more information about changing your graduating semester, future deadlines and fees associated with graduation, visit the Office of the Registrar’s Graduation and Commencement page.

Visit the Commencement Website!

Registration for Commencement will open around February 15, 2024.

Visit the Commencement Website here for more information.

Inquiries can be sent to

Graduation Candidate Verification Letter

Do you need a letter confirming that you've applied to graduate or to confirm your candidacy?

Fill out the Graduation Candidate Verification Letter Form on the Office of the Registrar's Website.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of the Registrar.


We provide academic advising services to all undergraduate students in the College of Natural Sciences at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

Hours of Operation
Hamilton Library 002K
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm