Degree Works

Degree Works Is Receiving an Upgrade for the Fall 2020 Semester!

Illinois Tech will be transitioning from Degree Works version 4.1.4 to version 5.0.3. This upgrade will impact students, faculty advisors, and staff, and you will notice changes starting July 24th, 2020. Below are some tips to help you navigate your new Degree Works.

Degree Works will still be accessed via your the Undergraduate Academic Affairs box in your MyIIT portal:


How Can I Access My Unofficial Transcripts?

Click the three dots at the upper right of the screen and click "Course History":


How Do I Enter a Petition?

Click the three dots at the upper right of the screen and click "Petitions." Then click the "Add a new petition" button:

UGAA - Enter a Petition

Enter your petition and click the "Save Petition" button:

Save Petition

Be sure to check back in a few days to see if your petition has been approved or rejected.

What Is Degree Works?

Degree Works is a tool for academic planning that helps students graduate on time. Students can access Degree Works through their MyIIT portal under the Academics tab.

DegreeWorks may be used by undergraduate students who entered IIT in Fall 2004 or later. DegreeWorks does not produce an official audit, it is only for academic planning. Students can request an official academic audit through the MyIIT portal or by contacting UGAA.

Have Any Other Questions?

To see more specific details about Degree Works upgrade, view the Degree Works 5.0.3 Release Guide.

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