Policy in Catalog:
Forms & Surveys:
Applying for Graduation:
In order to be reviewed for graduation, you must first complete the online graduation application in Banner Self Service within your window of opportunity (see below). Instructions are provided for your convenience. Once you have submitted the application, any changes must be made manually by submitting a Notice of Candidacy form.
The College has instituted a one-time, non-refundable graduation fee that will be charged to your student account upon applying for graduation. Payment of the fee will be due within 30 days. Changes to your graduation date will not result in additional fees.
If you have any difficulty with completing the online graduation application, contact the [[registrar, SMS Registrar]] or [[w|wdurba, Wendy Urbano]], the University's Graduation Coordinator, at (757) 221-2807.
|Semester you will be completing your degree requirements:||Window of opportunity to apply online for graduation:||Degree conferral date (the date that will appear on your diploma and transcript:||You will be invited to walk in cap & gown in the following commencement ceremony:||Students should complete their defense by:||Students must submit final thesis or dissertation through ProQuest by:|
|Spring 2021||Feb 15 - Oct 1, 2020||May 22, 2021||May 22, 2021||April 23, 2021||May 7, 2021|
|Summer 2021||Feb 15 - Oct 1, 2020||August 27, 2021||May 21, 2022||July 23, 2021||August 6, 2021|
|Fall 2021||Feb 15 - Oct 1, 2021||January 21, 2022||May 21, 2022||November 24, 2021 (Before Thanksgiving Break)||December 10, 2021|
|Spring 2022||Feb 15 - Oct 1, 2021||May 21, 2022||May 21, 2022||April 22, 2022||May 6, 2022|
|Summer 2022||Feb 15 - Oct 1, 2021||August 26, 2022||May 20, 2023||July 22, 2022||August 5, 2022|
Last Updated on 10-May-2021 by J. Hay