FALL 2017 Commencement Deadlines
Application for Degree: due no later than
September 8, 2017
September 20, 2017 (Revised due to FAU closure for Hurricane Irma)
Confirmed attendance at ceremony by email invitation: October 29, 2017.
(Students must confirm attendance to be eligible for ceremony tickets)
Students must submit a graduation application and receive approval by their college prior to the published deadline. Undergraduate students should run a degree audit report (DARS) to see if they have met their degree requirements and review the University requirements
. Graduate students should review their Standard Plan of Study and the University requirements
Latin Honors will be noted in the Commencement Brochure based on the FAU GPA at time of application for degree. Undergraduate students will also be able to purchase an honors cord in the bookstore with their cap and gown based on the GPA information submitted from the Registrar’s Office. For specific GPA criteria review the catalog at: Degree honors criteria
Official transcripts and diplomas will list Latin Honors information based on final semester grades.