Credentials and Evaluation

Graduation Application Process

You must submit your application only in the quarter in which you are graduating (completing your degree or certificate). If you are completing your degree or certificate summer quarter, you can apply for graduation during spring quarter if you wish to participate in the commencement ceremony held in June. (Note: summer graduates must write "Commencement" in the Student Comments field.)

Graduation Application Steps

It is strongly recommended that you see an academic or faculty advisor prior to applying for graduation. You can schedule a time to see an advisor by calling 425.640.1458.

Graduation applications must be completed online by the tenth day of the quarter for fall, winter, and spring, and by the eighth day of summer quarter.

Step 1. Pay the program completion fee by phone, 425.640.1563, or in person at the cashier's office, first floor of Lynnwood Hall.

Step 2. Apply for graduation online using the GATE credential evaluation system.