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                                                                                    

            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, please see below Schedule of Events.



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

Immediately following Commencement there will be a reception in the Atrium.  The 2015 Commencement Reception will give you and your graduate the opportunity to enjoy some refreshments, take photos, and engage with faculty, staff, as well as other graduates.  The Reception will offer you and your graduate a connecting point with key people who have been partners in their lives and education during their time at North Central.



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.