Graduation Checklist

Graduation Checklist


How to apply

Make an appointment with your academic advisor to review your degree requirements. If you are an online student, please contact your advisor to review your degree requirements.
Verify that all requirements are complete:

Have you earned a minimum number of semester hours to apply for graduation? (90 hours for a four-year degree, 32 hours for a two-year degree)

  • Have you maintained a minimum Grade Point Average? (Contact the department chair of your major, your advisor for the minimum GPA of your major or refer to the Dickinson State University catalog.)
  • Have you earned the minimum residency requirement from DSU? (32 semester hours for a four-year degree, 16 semester hours for a two-year degree.)


Semester of Graduation Application Deadline

Fall 2016 - February 15, 2016
Spring 2017 - January 1, 2017
Summer 2017 - January 1, 2016
    Are you attending commencement? 

A formal graduation exercise will be held on December 18, 2015 and May 14, 2016.

Students participating in commencement MUST submit a commencement participation form.

You must have appropriate regalia in order to march in the commencement ceremony.