Graduation Information

Graduation Information

Application for Graduation

Whether you plan to participate in commencement or not, it is your responsibility (not the responsibility of your instructor/advisor) to apply for graduation by the deadline for the semester in which you intend to graduate. The deadlines are as follows:

  • May graduation deadline for application is February 22 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend.
  • August graduation deadline for application is June 21 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend.
  • December graduation deadline for application is October 2 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend.

Graduation Requirements

  • Students must have an accumulative GPA of 2.0 in order to graduate.
  • Students must have completed 25% of their degree requirement from Del Mar College.
  • Successful completion of program requirements is required for graduation from Del Mar College.
  • Submit all transcripts from other schools arrive to the Student Enrollment Center before the end of the term you are applying for graduation.
  • Participation in commencement or inclusion in printed materials does not ensure graduation from Del Mar College.
  • Evaluation of requirements will begin after final grades are posted for the term.
  • If requirements are met, you will receive your diploma 6 – 8 weeks after commencement.

 

Online Application for Graduation (Viking Self Service)

Printable Application for Graduation (PDF)

Please contact graduation@delmar.edu if you have any questions about the application process.

Live Stream

The Commencement ceremony will be streamed live. The page link will be available 15 minutes before the start of the ceremony.

Watch Commencement Ceremony

Regalia

If you are a participant, you may purchase your regalia (cap and gown) and commencement announcements at the DMC Bookstore in the Harvin Student Center. If you would like more information, you may call the bookstore at (361) 884-1823.

Diplomas

Diplomas are mailed to you within approximately six to eight weeks after the semester ends.

Page last updated February 28, 2019.