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Graduation Application Deadlines
|All Degree Requirements Completed by the end of:||Application for Graduation Due||Eligible to participate in Commencement Ceremony (“Walk”)|
|Fall 2010||October 1||May 2011|
|Spring 2011||February 1||May 2011|
|Summer 2011||February 1 or July 1*||May 2011 or 2012|
*Students nine credit hours or less from completing their degree requirements in a summer term may participate in May commencement ceremonies preceding their final term. The due date for graduation applications is February 1. Students not planning to attend May commencement or who have more than 9 credit hours left to complete can participate in Commencement in the May following their graduation term. For those students, the application deadline is July 1.
Graduation Application Forms:
School of Nursing Student Services Office
2300 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
For applications submitted after the deadline, there is a $35 fee. Please do NOT send money with your graduation form. You will receive a bill from Student Accounts.
Final Term Registration
All students must be registered in their graduation term. If you are continuing work from a previous term and do not need any additional courses, register for continuous enrollment.
Degree Clearance & Diplomas
The degree clearance process generally takes six to ten weeks after the semester ends. Diplomas take an additional six to eight weeks after clearance.
Clearance cannot be finalized until final grades are posted and successful completion of any other requirements have been confirmed by your program. Your official transcript and diploma will reflect the official degree conferral date.
You can verify that your final grades have been entered and your degree has been conferred by logging into GWeb Info Systems and checking your unofficial transcript.