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Assign/Update Master's Final Examination Committee



****************Please see your program coordinator for instructions.****************


Use the electronic form launched from this page to assign members to your master's final examination committee or to update members on an existing committee. You will need your Internet ID and password to log into the form. Once submitted, your request will be routed to your advisor, Director of Graduate Studies (DGS), and the Director of Graduate Education for review and approval. Email confirmation will be sent to your U of M email upon final approval. Please do not submit duplicate requests. If you have questions about completing this form, contact

Please launch this form only after you've finalized your committee member selections and at minimum one month prior to your exam date.


1.  Review the committee composition requirements for master's degree committees. Your primary advisor must be a member of your examining committee.

2.  Consult with your graduate program to identify the faculty members who will serve on your examining committee.

3.  Determine who will serve as:

  • Chair of the committee
  • Outside/minor field examiner

4.  When you are ready to assign (or update) your committee members, LAUNCH the Committee Request Form.

5.  Enter the internet ID for each member of your committee, and indicate a role (Chair, Advisor, Reviewer, etc.). Include any notes in the comment box.



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