DegreeWorks is an online audit system which provides students a view of their academic history alongside the courses and requirements on the path to graduation.

This interactive tool allows students to explore degrees, majors, minors, concentrations and certificates, assist them in selecting appropriate courses, and tracks progress toward completion.


Faculty & Staff use DegreeWorks to:

  • Search for students by division, degree, and/or major to view degree progress
  • Make degree requirement substitutions electronically
  • Reduces paperwork and support our commitment to sustainable practices
  • Increase productivity between academic programs across campus
  • Improve your programs graduation rates
  • Manage advising documentation, student communication and notes in one place

Students use DegreeWorks to:

  • Review your progress with your advisor
  • Create a list of questions to discuss with your advisor
  • Identify courses that need to be completed
  • Select courses that meet your degree requirements
  • Display your audit based on what you indicated on your admissions application or have since declared
  • Use the What If function to explore degrees, majors, minors, concentrations, certificates and catalog years


  • Audit - Review progress toward completion of a degree or certificate
  • What If - Explore other degrees, majors, minors, concentrations, certificates and catalog years
  • Look Ahead - See how specific courses would fit into your program
  • Planner - Plan for future term registration
  • Plans - View saved plans for future term registration
  • Notes - Recap discussion and advice from advisor
  • GPA Calculator - Calculate term, graduation or overall GPA based on predicted grades

Resources for Faculty & Staff

  • FAQs
  • Advisor user manual

  • Petition Manual

Resources for Students

Students access DegreeWorks after logging into InsideSOU.

  • Online Services block
    • Banner Self-Service (SISWeb)
      • Student & Registration Tools
        • Academic Profile block
          • DegreeWorks