Graduation Application Timelines & Ceremony Participation


Click on the applicable link below to submit your Graduation Application:

      Fall  Winter  Spring  Summer

2019 Commencement is on Thursday, June 13, 2019

To sign up to walk in commencement and to order cap and gown, please visit our
Commencement Ceremony page


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When to apply:
You need to apply for graduation at least one term before completion. Application deadline is the 4th week of the previous term (see chart below).

Spring Commencement Ceremony Participation: You may participate in the ceremony at the end of your academic year of completion. If you are within 15 credits of completion and will complete Summer/Fall term, you can participate in the Spring ceremony with a special request. Other exceptions are reviewed by the Registrar on a case by case basis.

Graduation Program Listing: Names of students who will complete by the end of Spring term will be printed in the graduation program. The exception is Dental students as noted in the above paragraph.

Graduation Term Application Deadline
Fall 2018 September 7, 2018
Winter 2019 November 5, 2018
Spring 2019 Official deadline: February 1, 2019 (see note)*
Late apps will be accepted through May 10, 2019
Summer 2019 TBA

* Spring term graduation applications officially close February 1, 2019; however, late applications will be accepted until May 10, 2019.  Applications received by February 1, 2019 will be reviewed prior to spring term registration. Students who apply by February 1, 2019 will receive a confirmation e-mail regarding outstanding courses in time to register for these courses for spring term. Applications received after February 1, 2019 will not be reviewed until after spring term registration is open. To ensure you get into the courses you need to graduate for spring term, be sure to apply by no later than February 1, 2019.

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