Graduating

Applying for graduation

Students need to apply for graduation by the published deadline. Applications will be sent to potential graduates by campus mail or are available in the registrar's office. The registrar's office will contact applied graduates of their status toward graduation after the application is filed. 

Participation in spring commencement ceremonies

Commencement ceremonies are held in May of each year.  All graduates are strongly encouraged to attend.  Please see the main commencement page for details related to graduation.

Questions regarding you progress toward graduation should be directed to your assigned academic advisor and the registrar's office.

August and December graduates may participate in the subsequent spring commencement.  Those who are planning to take their final classes during a summer term may also participate in spring ceremonies, prior to actually completing all of their coursework.   Please review the information below carefully if this applies to you.