Graduation & Commencement FAQ

  1. When will I be graduating?
  2. When can I apply for graduation?
  3. How do I apply for graduation?
  4. Can I participate in the Spring Commencement, even though I will be finishing up courses in Summer or Fall?

1. When will I be graduating?
Although your College Advisor can help you read your Degree Progress Report (DPR), it's VITAL that you perform a Graduation Self-Check to double-check and verify your eligibility for Graduation. This Self-Check will also help you with your MyPlanner!

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2. When can I apply for graduation?

You may apply for graduation when you are within 20 units of graduating. Visit the Graduation website for specific deadlines.

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3. How do I apply for graduation?

You apply for graduation from your Student Center in BroncoDirect and you must pay the application fee. Juniors & Seniors are encouraged to attend one of the 2017-18 "Ready, Set, Graduate" workshops to receive more information:

  • Tuesday, November 7, 2017 @ 4pm in the BSC, Ursa Major AB
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 @ 12pm in the BSC, Ursa Minor
  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 @ 12pm, in BSC, Ursa Major AB
  • Thursday, January 11, 2018 @ 4pm, BSC, Ursa Major AB
  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 @ 12pm, BSC, Ursa Major AB
  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 @ 4pm, BSC, Ursa Major AB

No registration required.

If you're unable to attend these workshops, the presentation will be available online on the Registrar's website, and you can also view a video tutorial.

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4. Can I participate in the Spring Commencement, even though I will be finishing up courses in Summer or Fall?

Yes, you may as long as you only have 8 units remaining. This is subject to change annually. Visit the Early Commencement Participation (ECP) website for any changes: www.cpp.edu/~registrar/graduation/commencement-participation

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