Apply for Graduation

In this topic, you will learn how to Apply for Graduation.


  1. Click the Apply for Graduation link.

    Step 1
  2. Select the degree you are applying to complete by clicking on the Apply for Graduation link.

    Step 2
  3. Click the Expected Graduation Term to select the term in which you plan to graduate.

    Step 3
  4. Click 2017 Spring 

    Step 4
  5. Click Continue 

    Step 5
  6. Enter your post-graduation email address.  Do NOT enter your WCU email address.

    Then click the Submit Application button.

    Step 6
  7. Students are charged a non-refundable graduation fee of $89.00.   

    Click the OK button.

    Step 7
  8. The Confirmation page will appear Please read this carefully and keep for your reference.

    Step 8
  9. Students can then select to apply under a second degree and/or change their degree name, which is what prints on the diploma.


    Click the Update Degree Name link.

    Step 9
  10. When you click "Update Degree Name" you are brought to the page with your primary name.


    Click the Add a new name button.

    Step 10
  11. Click Name Type

    Step 11
  12. Select Degree 

    Step 12
  13. Fill in the first name, middle name, and suffix you would like printed on the diploma.


    Click the Save button.

    Step 13
  14. Click the OK button.

    Step 14
  15. Click the myWCU logo to return to your Homepage.

    Step 15
  16. Your Graduation status has been updated:

    Step 16

After completing this topic, you know how to apply for Graduation.