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Students should apply for graduation prior to the deadline during their last semester of a program. Students can apply for graduation by going online to the SCC Portal or by going to any campus location. To apply for graduation through the Portal go to WebAdvisor > Academic Profile > Application for Graduation. Graduation applications submitted by students are sent to the appropriate faculty members for approval. 2016-2017 Graduation Application Deadlines Fall 2016 graduates should apply by Friday, November 11 Spring/Summer 2017 graduates should apply by Friday, March 3 Summer 2017 graduates should apply by Friday, June 9
Apply for and be accepted into the program in which he or she is applying for graduation.
Complete all program course requirements in the applicable catalog. A student must complete a minimum of 25 percent of the total hours required in the program through instruction by the College.
Earn a grade point average of at least 2.0 in the courses applicable toward graduation.
Resolve all financial obligations to the College and return all materials.
Make a formal application for graduation in the records office by the publicized graduation deadline date. (The deadline to apply for graduation is posted in various locations on campus and is printed in the Student Planner & Handbook.)
Obtain graduation approval from the department head or division dean.
The Graduation Ceremony is held once a year. Awards (degrees, diplomas, certificates) will be available for pick-up during the advertised dates (graduation checklist) in the Student Records Office located in room 156 in the Dan L. Terhune Student Services Building. Awards that are not picked up will be mailed out the following week.