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Graduation Information

Steps to Apply for Graduation 

  1. Apply during the term prior to the term in which you intend to graduate or early during the term in which you intend to graduate. Meet with your advisor to verify that your major requirements are complete.
  2. If you have not consulted with your advisor, please contact him or her to schedule an appointment prior to filing your application.
  3. If a Minor Program Form is needed, please bring a signed copy with you to your appointment. Your advisor can provide you with the form. 
  4. Schedule an appointment with your academic advisor to file your graduation application.
  5. After you meet with your Arts and Sciences academic advisor and your graduation application is on file, prepare for the commencement ceremony and consider participating in our department ceremony! Details to RSVP are below. 


Brooklee Boots, SPPO Major/Minor Advisor

Brooklee Boots

SPPO Major & Minor Advisor

Office Hours
M-F: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Office Location
355 Hagerty Hall


Contact Information

Schedule an appointment via OnCourse.   

Make an Appointment

Contact Brooklee Boots

SPPO Graduation and Awards Ceremony 

We are excited to invite all graduating majors and minors in SPPO to a graduation ceremony for the 2023-2024 school year. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form below.

The SPPO in-person graduation ceremony will take place on May 4th, 2024 at 9:00 AM in Hagerty Hall 180.

Following the ceremony, we will have a reception in Crane Café with coffee, water, and donuts. This is a great time to mingle with faculty and your peers, as well as the keynote speaker. 

If you have any questions, please email Elizabeth Wigal. Thanks!

Participation Form