The Final Examination is the declaration of, or the presentation 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 examination, one in hard copy and one electronic.
If a member(s) needs to participate at an exam but cannot be physically present, UW Graduate School Instructions for Audio/Video Conferencing in Doctoral Examinations must be followed.
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.
DNP graduates 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. DNP graduates should be reviewed at least one quarter beforehand.