May graduation deadline March 1

ASHLEY MORALES
Executive Editor

March 1 is the deadline to apply for May graduation.

Students must submit a graduation application through Campus Connect by the specified deadline to receive a degree or certificate.

Those completing graduation requirements in Summer I will participate in the August ceremony.

Applications may only be completed online. To complete an applications, log onto CampusConnect by using your school ID number and four-digit PIN. Then go to the “student information” drop down menu and click on “graduation application.”

Students who graduate do not have to participate in the graduation ceremony.

All graduates who have indicated a desire to participate in the ceremony on their graduation applications will receive instructions by student email approximately one month prior to the graduation ceremony.

There is no graduation fee; however, students participating in the ceremony must purchase a cap and gown.

Caps and gowns can be purchased through the bookstore beginning about two weeks before the ceremony until 3 p.m. on graduation day.

Diplomas are not awarded at the graduation ceremony, but will be mailed when the Registrar’s Office certifies that all graduation requirements have been met/

The Spring 2013 commencement ceremony is set for Friday, May 9 in Dodson Auditorium. Times are yet to be announced.

Summer graduation is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 in Dodson Auditorium.