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 of degree completion:||Online graduation application will be open:||Degree conferral date:||W&M Commencement Exercises & VIMS Diploma Ceremony:||Complete defense or capstone presentation by:||Submit ETD via ProQuest or capstone acceptance by:|
|Fall 2023||Jan 14, 2023 thru Sept 1, 2023||Jan 19, 2024||May 17-19, 2024||Nov 17, 2023
(Before Thanksgiving Week)
|Dec 8, 2023|
|Spring 2024||Jan 14, 2023 thru Jan 15, 2024||May 18, 2024||May 17-19, 2024||Apr 19, 2024||May 3, 2024|
|Summer 2024||Jan 14, 2023 thru Jan 15, 2024||Aug 23, 2024||May 16-18, 2025||July 19, 2024||Aug 2, 2024|
Last Updated on September 19, 2023 by J. Hay