Steps To Graduate

Step 1

be advised

Meet with your advisor to determine if you are ready to apply to graduate. If you do not know who your advisor is, log in to RiverGuide or Find Your Advisor.

Step 2

get informed

Read the Graduation Agreement which will provide valuable information about the graduation process.

Step 3


Submit an Application to Graduate. Only submit one application per degree, per semester. To inquire about the application status or to make changes, you may send an email to

Step 4

cap and gown

Click here to order your cap and gown for the May 2023 ceremony. A cap and gown, ordered from our selected vendor, is required to participate in the ceremony. The priority deadline to order a cap and gown is April 1st, 2023. All participants must place a 2023 order – borrowing or using from previous years is not allowed. Last-minute orders are accepted through April 8th, 2023 with additional fees. No orders can be placed after April 8th, 2023.

Step 5


Receive an email confirmation of your application with a follow-up email regarding your status.

Step 6


Complete your coursework so that your degree can be awarded.

Step 7


Walk in the 2023 graduation ceremony! Next Ceremonies: May 5, 2023

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