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​​​Applying to Graduate

You should apply to graduate at least one full semester prior to your final term so that you can conduct a graduation audit, and address any issues, prior to your final registration term. If you apply during your final term, it may be too late add a class if you are deficient in some area. Applying late in your final term may also mean that your name will not be on lists of graduating seniors, including the printed commencement ceremony program. 

Use the following table to determine what term to select when applying to graduate and what commencement ceremony students will be eligible to participate in.  ​​    

​Student's last class will be completed in:

​When applying to graduate, student should select:

​Student will be eligible to participate in the following commencement:

​Spring term

​Spring term

May ceremony​

​Summer term

Summer term​

May ceremony​

​Fall term

Fall term​

December cermony​

​Winterim term

​Winterim term​

December ceremony​

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To apply to graduate, click on the Graduation tile from your Homepage in accesSPoint. This tile will appear when you are eligible to apply.

Important Graduation Application Deadlines​

Spring 2024 graduation application closes March 29, 2024.

Summer 2024 graduation application closes July 5, 2024.

Fall 2024 graduation application closes November 1, 2024.

**Please note - these are the deadlines for the graduation application in accesSPoint. If you find that you missed the deadline to apply for a specific term in accesSPoint, please contact the graduation auditor.


After you have applied to graduate, any communication regarding your degree requirements will be sent to you via your UWSP email. It is important that you check your UWSP email regularly even after your final semester is completed. If any issues arise after the semester that may prevent you from graduating, or if your degree is not approved, you will be notified only through your UWSP email.


If you need to change your graduation date or have questions regarding your term of graduation, contact the graduation auditor.

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