The Final Examination is the declaration of, or the defense of, the Capstone
Project. As stated in Graduate School Memorandum No. 13, the Final Examination must have
three committee members present. You should bring two (2) copies of your abstract to your examinations, one in hard copy and one electronic.
If a member(s) needs to participate at an exam but cannot be physically present,
Graduate School Instructions for Audio/Video Conferencing in Doctoral Examinations must
Before requesting a Final Examination with the UW Graduate School, check with Academic Services
in the School of Nursing to assure that your current working supervisory committee members are
consistent with the names officially listed with the UW Graduate School. After the Final
Examination, all attending members of the supervisory committee sign the warrant.
Candidates must be registered for at least two (2) credits in the quarter in which the degree is
conferred. Carefully review the final quarter requirements
checklist. Candidates should be reviewed at least one quarter beforehand.