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Additional information can be found on the Registrar’s Academic Calendars.

May 2024 Graduation

10/20/2023 Degree Applications Open – Application for graduation open to eligible students for degrees to be awarded in May.
02/16/2024

Graduation application priority deadline for Commencement Program for all Students.

03/15/2024 Commencement Program Name Changes – Deadline for all names and/or name changes to appear in the May Commencement Program.
05/10/2024 Diploma Name Changes – Deadline for all name and/or name changes to reflect on May diplomas. ***
05/10/2024 Diploma Address – Deadline for all May degree recipients to update the home address listed in ConnectCarolina and/or make special handling arrangements (FedEx, pick-up, etc.) for diploma mailing.
05/11/2024 Spring 2024 Degree Award Date
Early August Mailing begins for all May diplomas.

August 2024 Graduation

03/21/2024 August Applications Open – Applications for graduation open to eligible students for degrees to be awarded in August.
07/25/2024 Online Application Deadline for Undergraduate students for degrees to be awarded in August.
08/06/2024 Diploma Name Changes – Deadline for all name and/or name changes to reflect on August diplomas. ***
08/06/2024 August 2024 Degree Award Date.
08/06/2024 Diploma Address – Deadline for all August degree recipients to update the home address listed in ConnectCarolina and/or make special handling arrangements (FedEx, pick-up, etc.) for diploma mailing.
Mid-September Mailing begins for all August diplomas.

December 2023 Graduation

03/08/2023 December Applications Open – Applications for graduation open to eligible students for degrees to be awarded in December.
09/01/2023 Online Application Deadline for undergraduate students for degrees to be awarded in December.
09/29/2023 Online Application Deadline for Graduate and Professional students for degrees to be awarded in December.
10/13/2023 Commencement Program Name Changes – Deadline for all name and/or name changes to reflect in the December Commencement Program.
11/21/2023 Graduation application for all students for December 2023 in ConnectCarolina closes. (After this date, students must apply for graduation through their academic dean’s office.)
12/17/2023 December 2023 Degree Award Date
12/17/2023 Diploma Name Changes – Deadline for all name and/or name changes to reflect on December diplomas. ***
12/17/2023 Diploma Address – Deadline for December graduates to update the home address listed in ConnectCarolina and/or make special handling arrangements (FedEx, pick-up, etc.) for diploma mailing.
Mid-February Mailing begins for all December diplomas.

Note: December degree candidates are invited to participate in the May or December Commencement ceremony. However, the names of December degree candidates are included in the December Commencement Program; only May degree candidate names are included in the May Commencement Program.

Note: August degree candidates are invited to participate in the May or December Commencement ceremony. However, only May degree candidate names are included in the May Commencement Program; the names of August graduates are included in the December Commencement Program.