Students may receive degrees or certificates at the end of any semester or
the summer session. Students wishing to petition for graduation must file
a Request for Degree or Certificate no later than the fifthinstructional week of the semester in which they plan
to complete the requirements. This form is available in the Office of Admissions
All transcripts from other colleges must be submitted to the Office of Admissions
& Records before a graduation evaluation may be made. Commencement exercises
are held in late May or early June. All students receiving degrees during
the current academic year are cordially invited to participate.