To graduate from your degree or certificate program, follow this application process:

We will mail your Diploma to your home address, unless otherwise noted on the Graduation Application.

Graduation Application Deadlines:

Academic Year 2016-2017
Semester/Year Application Deadline* Commencement
Summer 2016 June 30, 2016 May 13, 2017
Fall 2016 October 31, 2016
Spring 2017 March 15, 2017

*There is a non-refundable processing charge of $30 for each graduation application.


Commencement Ceremony

The annual commencement ceremony in May is for students who earned a certificate or diploma during the academic year. Students eligible to participate in the annual ceremony are:

  • Those who graduated during the previous Summer and/or Fall semesters
  • Those who applied for Spring graduation and will complete all program requirements by the end of the Spring semester.

This year's ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017