Pearl River Community College

Apply for Graduation

Graduation Application Form

Questions regarding the application for graduation may be directed to

Tips for completing the Application for Graduation:

  • Select Semester for Graduation - Even though PRCC only has one official graduation ceremony, graduation for students can be processed three times a year: Summer, Fall, and Spring.
  • Select Type of Degree - Students planning to transfer to a four-year university or college will be earning an AA degree. Those in technical programs are earning an AAS degree. Students earning a one-year diploma are earning a certificate.
  • Year of Graduation - Type in the actual year you plan to graduate.
  • Phi Theta Kappa - If you are a member of Phi Theta Kapp, select Yes.
  • Major - Type in your specific major. If you are still undecided, type in General Studies.
  • Military Hours - Students who have been in the military should select Yes.
  • Baccalaureate Program of Study - If you have been using a catalog from a university in order to determine what you should be taking for your two years at PRCC, select Yes.
  • Which University or College - Indicate which university or college catalog you have been using.
  • Location of Classes - Indicate at which campus you have taken most of your classes.
  • Full Name - Type your full name as you want it to appear on your diploma.
  • Student ID - Type your PRCC Student ID.
  • E-mail - Type a personal email address where you can be reached after graduation.
  • Phone Number - Enter a phone number where you can be reached after graduation
  • Address - Enter the address where your diploma will be mailed.
  • Hat size in inches - Use the paper ruler to measure the size of your head in inches. You may also use a regular tape measure.
  • Chest size in inches - Enter your chest size in inches. Women, your chest size is your bra size without the cup measurements. Men, your chest size is your coat size (example - 40Regular means your chest size is 40).
  • Height - Enter your height in feet and inches.
  • Weight - Enter your weight in pounds.
  • Graduation information - Answer the same as you did on the Graduation Application.