Apply to Graduate During Final Semester

You must apply for graduation in your final semester. All completed coursework must be posted to the official record at the time the graduation application is processed; if concurrently enrolled at another institution, verification of enrollment must be provided in order to apply. The graduation application is available online from the thirteenth class day to the last class day of the semester, however, spring graduates who wish to participate in commencement celebrations may have earlier deadlines. 


Liberal Arts hosts commencement ceremonies in May for all students graduating during the academic year - the previous fall, the current spring, and the upcoming summer.

If you wish to participate in the spring 2023 commencement ceremony, you must submit one of the following to be added to the list of commencement participants:

fall 2022 graduates: sign the walk list by responding to invitation or via email  

spring 2023 graduates: apply to graduate  (currently enrolled / in absentia)

summer 2023 graduates: sign the walk list with a Student Division Advisor in GEB 2.200 or virtually 

NOTE: Summer 2023 graduates can have no more than 15 hours of remaining future coursework in order to be eligible to sign the walk list in the spring. 


The Summer 2023 application for in absentia students will be available June 1 to August 11.

The Summer 2023 application for currently enrolled students will be available online June 7 to August 11.