Graduation Information

Applying for graduation

All candidates for graduation must submit an application for graduation early in the semester in which they intend to graduate, by the appropriate deadline posted on the academic calendar. The application fee is $150. Applications are available in the Dean's Office in Canisius Hall Room 102 or can be downloaded below:

Download Graduation Application

Diplomas are awarded each year in January, May, and August.


Graduation Ceremony

Students who have been awarded diplomas in the previous August and January, and those who have completed all degree requirements for May graduation, are invited to participate in the May commencement ceremony.