Graduation and Commencement
Graduation is a time to pay tribute to each member of the graduating class. You have left, and will continue to leave, an indelible legacy of achievement and a tradition of excellence for generations to come.
We are already eagerly planning Commencement for our Class of 2020!
Application, Diplomas and Photos
|Application||You must submit an application for graduation to be considered for an award. Applications are due April 1st, July 1st, and November 1st for the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters.|
|Photographer||A professional photographer will be available for the 2020 Commencement ceremony. Photos taken at previous ceremonies are still available for purchase through Grad Images.|
|Diploma||Only the diploma covers are issued at Commencement. Actual diplomas will be mailed to the address in your Student Center after the semester has official ended and all degree or certificate requirements have been verified. Please check your Student Center to verify and update your address. Diplomas are typically mailed out five weeks after the end of the term.|
Are you eligible for graduation?
Students maintaining continuous enrollment at any public Arizona community college or university may graduate according to the requirements of the catalog in effect at the time of initial enrollment or according to the requirements of any single catalog in effect during subsequent terms of continuous enrollment. Students may maintain continuous enrollment whether attending a single public community college or university in Arizona or transferring among public institutions in Arizona while pursuing their degrees.
For detailed information regarding graduation policies, please review our District Common Pages.
For more details and additional requirements and limitations please review the Catalog.
It’s Your Responsibility
Contact your advisor for specific questions about your program of study or graduation requirements.