Commencement/Graduation Information

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



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

·         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


HELPFUL DATES                                                                                    

Fall Commencement Ceremony: Friday, December 12th at 11:00am

If you are transferring your final courses from another institution, please notify the Graduation Specialist no later than October 17th as this may affect your ability to graduate and/or participate in the Commencement ceremony

All final transcript will need to be submitted by December 17th in order to receive a Fall 2014 conferral date. Anything submitted after December 17th will be held till the following Commencement term

            Spring Commencement Ceremony: Friday, May 1st, 2015

Applications for Spring 2015 Graduating Seniors will be made available starting October 3rd. Applications can be picked up in the Registrar’s Office, and are due by December 5th.

More information on the Spring 2015 Commencement ceremony will be provided as the event gets closer.



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!

·         Schedule of Events

·         Hotel Information

·         Photo and DVD Ordering information: please click here to order your Fall 2014 graduate's photo.



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, and complimentary picture.


To order graduation invitations, click here.