Students applying for graduation and Commencement must complete their application in order to participate.

How to Apply?

  1. Click “Apply to Graduate” below.
  2. Follow all directions and click the submission button in all areas of the application process.
  3. When completing the process, you will receive the message that your application has been submitted. You will also receive an email that your application has been submitted.

Deadlines for Graduation Applications for All Programs

Completing all coursework by May 2024?

Opening date to submit: October 4, 2023 – March 1, 2024


All graduates will be presented with a diploma cover at the commencement ceremony. The diploma itself will be shipped to the address you provide. Please allow six to eight weeks from the date of commencement for home delivery.

Settle with Student Accounts

All fees must be paid to the Business Office in order to receive the diploma and selected services such as a transcript.  Questions regarding your student account should be directed to the Business Office at 704-406-4287.


Students from previous ceremonies who wish to participate in Commencement or students with any other questions must contact the Registrar: [email protected].