Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies


The University holds regular Convocation ceremonies in the Spring (June) and in the Fall (October) of each year. Degree completion, for purposes of Convocation, requires the following:

All graduate students must apply to graduate via the Student Center. Students' application for graduation should only occur during the term in which they intend to complete the requirements of their degree.  Applications must be submitted prior to the end of that term to ensure eligibility. 

Procedure to apply to graduate

Log in to the Student Center.  The Graduation link will be in the left hand menu.  Select "Apply for Graduation" and then follow the instructions to complete the process.