Spring Commencement/Graduation Information

Congratulations! If you are looking at this page you, or someone you care about, is close to achieving a huge milestone in their lives. It is our goal to make the graduation process be one of celebration, excitement, and marked by a smooth transition to the next phase of life. Below you will find some information about the graduation ceremony, hotel information, and diplomas to help make this as simple as possible. If you have any questions, please contact me at jdwillia@northcentral.edu and I will be happy to help.

- Jeremy Williamson



Students are eligible to participate and/or confer their degree if they meet the following requirements.

·         Minimum GPA of 2.0  (See Steps for Graduation for more information on GPA honors)

·         Submitted a completed Graduation Application with required signatures and fees (Required for all graduates)

·         Are in their final 90 earned credits at North Central University

For more information on the application process, click the link below.

·         Steps for Graduation

ALL Students must complete a graduation application, regardless of their participation in the Commencement ceremony.

HELPFUL DATES                                                                          

Spring Commencement Ceremony: Friday, May 6th, 2016 at 1:30pm. The ceremony is held at:

Cedar Valley Church

8600 Bloomington Ave S.

Bloomington, MN 55425

Spring Commencement Rehearsel: Thursday, May 5th at 1:30pm. This is a required rehearsel for all participants in commencement.

Graduates and their families are invited to a reception immediately following the ceremony hosted by our Alumni. More information to arrive via email.

Graduates must have received clearance to participate in the ceremony certifying they are completing or have an active plan to complete their degree. If you aren't sure you have received clearance to participate, contact Jeremy Williamson.


We are so excited to celebrate this time with you and your graduates! Below you will find some helpful information as you begin to plan for this special day. We look forward to seeing you!

To order graduation invitations, click here.

Hotel Information

Campus Map



Diplomas will be issued upon the completion of all degree requirements. Graduates will receive a packet 3-4 weeks after the Commencement ceremony containing their diplomas, unofficial and official transcripts.

To order pictures through Life Touch Photography, please click here.