Apply for Graduation

In the last semester of courses required to complete their major, students should complete the Graduation Application Process.

Download a Graduation Checklist and follow the steps below:

1. Log in to PTC Pathway to complete the Application for Graduation form to petition for a degree, diploma or certificate by the required dates. Students who have completed the requirements for their major will be awarded their certificate, diploma, or degree upon completion of their courses but will not participate in the ceremony unless a graduation application has been submitted by the established deadline. 

Application Deadlines

Fall 2022 Graduates October 14, 2022
Spring 2023 Graduates March 3, 2023
Summer 2023 Graduates June 9, 2023


2. Purchase a cap and gown from the bookstore, if you plan to participate in the ceremony.


3. Attend the appropriate graduation ceremony:

Graduation Ceremonies

Summer 2022 August 4, 2022
Fall 2022 Graduates December 13, 2022
Spring 2023 Graduates May 4, 2023
Summer 2023 Graduates August 3, 2023

Information regarding graduation ceremonies will be mailed or can be found here.


Certificates will be issued in the Student Records Office on or after the following dates:

Degree / Diploma / Certificate Pickup Dates

Summer 2022 Graduates August 11, 2022
Fall 2022 Graduates January 3, 2023
Spring 2023 Graduates May 11, 2023
Summer 2023 Graduates August 8, 2023