Graduation

 

Commencement Ceremony Information

The college holds a commencement ceremony in May for students who are graduating in May and who have graduated in the previous August and December terms. Please check the Commencement website for information about the ceremony, caps and gowns, and commencement activities.

Application for Graduation (Intent to Graduate)

Students are required to submit the Application for Graduation to indicate the intent to graduate.

Program Evaluation (Degree Audit)

The Program Evaluation is the tool used by students and advisors to see the student’s progress toward degree requirements and is available in WebAdvisor. Students can access their Program Evaluation throughout their enrollment at Meredith College and are encouraged to check it routinely. Please click here for more information on how to access and to read the Program Evaluation.

Ultimate responsibility for fulfilling graduation requirements rests with the student. Students should contact their advisor if there are questions about the Program Evaluation. If there are unresolved questions following a discussion with their advisor, please contact the Office of the Registrar at (919) 760-8593 or graduation@meredith.edu.

Graduation Fee

A $100 graduation fee will be charged to the student’s account upon submission of the Application for Graduation. Payment of this fee and any outstanding account balance is required to release the student’s diploma and transcript, and to participate in the commencement exercise.

Checklist for Graduating Students

  1. Submit Application For Graduation
  2. Pay $100 graduation fee (and any other outstanding account balance)
  3. Review Program Evaluation with advisor. After registration for the last semester, review updated Program Evaluation (the text will state Anticipated complete).
  4. Submit final program substitutions
  5. Submit Academic/Cultural Events

 

Important Deadlines for May Graduates

Application for Graduation

September 1

Submission of Convocations/Cultural Events  

September 1

Submission of Substitutions/Exceptions

March 1

Receipt of Transcripts for Off-Campus Courses

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Important Deadlines for August Graduates

Application for Graduation

September 1

Submission of Convocations/Cultural Events

September 1

Petition to Participate in the May Commencement Ceremony

March 15

Submission of Substitutions/Exceptions

June 1

Receipt of Transcripts for Off-Campus Courses

August 31

 

Important Deadlines for December Graduates

Application for Graduation

February 1

Submission of Convocations/Cultural Events

February 1

Submission of Substitutions/Exceptions

October 1

Receipt of Transcripts for Off-Campus Courses

December 31

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Academic Dates

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Contact Information:

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Phone: (919) 760-8593
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