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Guidelines for Graduation Application Timelines and Ceremony Participation

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Degree Waiver Petition-Needed if there are any exceptions being requested for your degree or certificate.


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When to apply:
You need to apply for graduation at least one term before completion. The graduation term you apply for should always be the actual term you are completing the requirements. Application deadline is at the end of the 4th week of the previous term (see chart at the bottom of this page). Graduation Application

Spring Commencement Ceremony Participation:
You may participate in the ceremony at the end of your academic year of completion. Exceptions are Dental students who will be graduating at the end of the Summer may participate in the prior Spring ceremony. If you are within 12 credits of completion and will complete Summer 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.

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The link to "ORDER YOUR CAP AND GOWN" will be posted when available !

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 2015
July 16, 2015
Winter 2015
October 24, 2014
Spring 2015
January 30, 2015

 Summer 2015

April 24, 2015


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