Nutrition Institute Graduation Information




This information is for students preparing to graduate with an M.S. in Human Nutrition only.


There are three different months that Nutrition students can graduate. They are December, May and August.  Deadlines for submittal of graduation applications are:


For December graduation, on or before November 15th

For May graduation, on or before February 15th

For August graduation, on or before August 1st



Nutrition students choose the correct month of graduation based upon completion of all core coursework including the elective and comprehensive exam. Students should check with the Coordinator of the Nutrition Institute a semester before their graduation date so that a checklist can be completed and any questions pertaining to graduation can be answered. Such consultation enables the Nutrition Institute to check the student’s records for discrepancies and allows some time during the last semester to resolve problems if any are to appear. The fulfillment of the graduation requirements are the student’s responsibility. The graduation fee is due at the time the application for graduation is submitted.  This fee must be paid whether or not the student participates in the ceremony. The fee and application should be submitted to the Nutrition Institute. The mailing address is:


University of Bridgeport

Nutrition Institute

30 Hazel Street

Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604

Attn: T. Roma, Coordinator


A graduation application can be downloaded online from Webadvisor through myUB.


Nutrition students with any questions should contact (all other students should contact their academic advisors or login to myUB and search “graduation”):

Terri Roma