Applying to Graduate

All Students, Undergraduate and Graduate, must apply to graduate in order to receive their degree. Applying on time will avoid possible graduation problems and ensure your name is printed in the commencement program.

Apply online on the Student Records tab in myOswego:

Sign in to myOswego (http://myoswego.oswego.edu)
Click on the "Student Records" tab
Click on "Apply for Graduation"
Follow the on-screen instructions.

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Commencement / Graduation Ceremony Information (caps and gowns, tickets, seating, etc.)

December Graduation - December 13, 2014
December Commencement ceremonies will be held in Campus Center.

May Graduation - May 16, 2015
May Commencement ceremonies will be held in the Campus Center.
Do not apply for May Graduation if you have coursework to complete during the summer - Apply for August.

August Graduation - no ceremony
Students who file for August Graduation are automatically included in and invited to participate in the May Ceremony.

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students must meet with their advisor for each of their major(s) and minor(s) and complete a Senior Check Form to be submitted to Graduation Services in the Registrar's Office, 301 Culkin Hall, by the appropriate deadline. The Senior Check Form is mandatory for graduation. After applying to graduate, Senior Check Forms can be Downloaded from Degree Works or from our Forms page. Do not submit Senior Check Forms prior to applying to graduate.

If needed, Undergraduate students can make changes to their majors/minors by visiting the appropriate Academic Department and submitting a Declaration of Major/Minor Form to 301 Culkin Hall.

December 2014 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: Jan 1, 2014 to April 1, 2014
Deadline to return Senior Check Forms: May 1, 2014

May 2015 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: April 1, 2014 to October 1, 2014
Deadline to return Senior Check Forms: December 1, 2014

August 2015 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: April 1, 2014 to Feb 2, 2015
Deadline to return Senior Check Forms: April 1, 2015

Please note: Undergraduate students who miss the deadline or cannot apply online should contact Graduation Services in the Registrar's Office at 315-312-2235 or 301 Culkin Hall.

Graduate Students

December 2014 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: April 1, 2014 to October 1, 2014

May 2015 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: April 1, 2014 to February 15, 2015

August 2015 Graduation:
Dates to Apply Online: April 1, 2014 to February 15, 2015

Please note: Graduate students who miss the deadline or cannot apply online should contact Graduate Studies at 315-312-3152 or 606 Culkin Hall.