Graduation Information for Graduate Certificate Programs

Application for Graduation Process

  • Apply for graduation through GoWMU:
    • Login to GoWMU.
    • Expand the "All Links" header. 
    • Expand the “Academic Services” link.
    • Select “Application for Graduation.”
  • In order to complete your graduation audit, a  program of study (also known as the graduate student permanent program) must be on file in the Registrar's Office.  Please make sure your department has forwarded the original program and any updates to the Registrar’s Office (Mail Stop 5256).
  •  Applications must be submitted by the deadlines stated below. You may change your graduation date at any point after the audit has been completed without paying an additional application fee.

Application for Graduation deadlines

  • April graduation deadline: December 1
  • June graduation deadline: February 1
  • August graduation deadline: February 1
  • December graduation deadline: August 1

Application for Graduation Fee

  • A $55 fee will be applied to your student account when the application is submitted through GoWMU.

Additional information

  • Graduation applications will not be accepted past the established deadline dates.
  • No commencement ceremony will be held for students receiving a graduate certificate independent from a degree.