Fees & deadlines

Before you can graduate, you must Apply for Graduation through CMS for the term you will be completing your final degree requirements.


Graduation Application: $40.00

Late Application: $20.00 (in addition to the $40 Graduation Application Fee)

Graduation Date Change: $20.00

You must submit your payment prior to completing the application process. The Late Application Fee will be charged to all students who submit their application after the end of the Application Period for their graduation date listed below. Fees and Deadlines may be subject to change without notice.

Note: After filing a graduation application, students must contact the Office of the Registrar within two weeks of the application date to report any incorrect application information and avoid any additional fees.


Please note: Students will not be able to apply for graduation from April 1st through April 10th due to CMS maintenance.

Note: All deadlines are subject to change

Students may submit their application for graduation online from their CMS account. Please visit the CMS Student page for instructions on this process.

Spring and Summer 2018

Application Period: May 1, 2017 - November 30, 2017

NOTE: After November 30, 2017, students will need to submit the $20 late fee in addition to the $40 graduation application fee in order to submit their application.

Fall 2018

Application Period: December 1, 2017 - May 31, 2018

Spring and Summer 2019

Application Period: May 1, 2018 - October 31, 2018