• NEW! Petition to Graduate Online

    Great news! You can now petition for graduation (certificates or degrees) from the Panther Portal!

    To petition online, download step-by-step instructions (PDF).


    Deadlines to Petition:

    Summer 2018- July 5

    Fall 2018- November 1

    Spring 2019- April 1

    *Should the deadline date fall on a day in which the college is closed, the deadline is the next business day.


    Prospective 2019 Graduates

    We encourage you to meet with your Academic Advisor each semester but especially if you are unsure about having met the graduation requirements. There are deadlines to petition each semester so it is important to plan accordingly.

    Check this page frequently for information regarding cap and gown ordering and commencement ceremony instructions. For more information, download the 2019 Graduation Letter (PDF).

    Further commencement related questions may be directed to:

  • Jim O'Connell

    Student Development Liaison
    (708) 656-8000
    Ext: #2459
    Building C, Room 239