Important Dates



September 27, 2023

RSVP for commencement opens

October 16, 2023, 11:59 p.m.

Last day to apply for graduation – regular fee ($40)

November 12, 2023

Last day to apply for graduation for name to appear in commencement-related materials.

November 19, 2023, 11:59 p.m.

RSVP for commencement closes (last day to request to participate in the ceremony). Graduates can continue to apply for graduation to receive their degree without participating in the commencement ceremony.

November 30, 2023, 11:59 p.m.

Last day to apply for graduation – late fee ($55)

December 16, 2023, 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Commencement ceremonies

January 10, 2024

Deadline to submit transcripts for transfer credit

January 16, 2024

Last day to update mailing address in S.A.I.L.

January 22, 2024

Diplomas available for pickup in UC

February 5, 2024

Diplomas mailed out

Graduates will receive an email when diplomas are available to be picked up. Diplomas that are not picked up during the designated pick-up period will be automatically mailed to the graduate’s permanent address listed on S.A.I.L. Graduates are encouraged to check their S.A.I.L. account and make sure their address is up to date. Graduates are also responsible for checking any academic holds on their S.A.I.L. account. Financial Aid and/or Business Office holds will prevent you from receiving your transcript and diploma.