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Apply for Graduation

Apply for Graduation

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How to apply for graduation

Graduation application

  • The graduation application deadline is posted on the academic calendar.
  • Candidates that fail to adhere to the deadline date will not have their name listed in the Commencement booklet.

Where to get the graduation application: Your advisor or department

When to get the graduation application: Nearing the conclusion of your Junior year, 2nd semester

How to earn a degree

  • Successfully complete all general education requirements, major requirements, minor requirements, concentration/track requirements, and University requirements.
  • Earn a minimum GPA of a 2.0 or higher. SPMT majors; 2.3, ECED, EDUC, NURS & SOWK; 2.5.
  • All students must earn at least 120 credits.
  • Successful completion of all (I) Incomplete grades.
  • Complete departmental exit assessment (for further detail contact advisor).
  • Review transcript for missing grades & (I) incomplete grades, this will definitely delay awarding of degree.
  • Ensure Course Exception (s): Substitution and/or Waiver have been received by the Office of Records and Registration. This may be verified in the EagleLINKS>Student Center>Academic Requirement area.

How to calculate your grade point average

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CSU only facilitates one Commencement Ceremony. Please visit the Commencement website for more information.