Application for Graduation

All students pursuing a certificate or degree from Clayton State University must submit an Application for Graduation to the Registrar’s Office two semesters in advance of the intended graduation. The deadlines for submitting an application are:

Admit Term Final Recommended Deadline
Fall June 1
Spring September 15
Summer January 30

Students may be graduated at the end of any semester in which they fulfill the degree requirements of the University.  Currently, formal commencement ceremonies are held in May and December each year. Diplomas are available for pick up in the Registrar's Office eight weeks after the end of the semester. Diplomas not picked up will be mailed to the current address on file.