Graduation Processes

All students planning to graduate must complete an application to graduate. The deadline to apply in order for a graduate's name to be included in the Commencement Program is as shown in the application availability section below. There are no exceptions to the deadline for the Commencement Program.

Be advised that the student is responsible for the accurate representation of their name and diploma mailing address. The Registrar's Office will not alter the information provided on the original Application to Graduate without direct contact by the student. It is imperative that the student communicate directly with the Registrar's Office regarding any needed changes. Contact

Application to Graduate: Graduates for Summer 2018

Application to Graduate - Bachelor Degree
Application to Graduate - Masters / Doctoral Degree
Application to Graduate - Certificate

New for Graduates for Fall 2018 or Later -- 
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Application to Graduate 
During the application process, you will indicate if you are going to participate in the ceremony. If you want to shift your participation to a different ceremony, you should select the "undecided" radio button and follow up by contacting

View Your Completed Application to Graduate
All questions related to the Application to Graduate should be directed to the Registrar's Office,

Application Availability

Fall 2018 Ceremony Now - November 9, 2018
Spring 2019 Ceremony May 13, 2018 - April 5, 2019

We will accept late applications; however, the graduate's name will not appear in the Commencement Program for any application submitted after the above listed deadlines.
No exceptions.
To apply after the listed deadline, you must contact

What to Expect

Watch for email from or  The email will contain important information specific to your diploma, commencement program listings, and Latin Honors should you qualify.  Respond to emails accordingly.

Commencement Program: Listing of Graduates

Once the commencement program for an upcoming ceremony goes to press, you can view it here.  Students are given multiple opportunities to view how their name will display on the commencement program.  Once published to this page, no changes can be made as the version published here has already gone to press. 

Spring 2018 Commencement Program

graduating students