Graduation information for graduates of the Northland East Grand Forks campus.
Graduation is not automatic; ALL STUDENTS MUST APPLY TO GRADUATE even if they do not intend to participate in the commencement ceremony.
|Term||Deadline to Apply|
|Fall Graduation (December)||October 15|
|Spring or Summer Graduation (May)||March 1|
*If a graduation deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be through the next business day. Failure to apply on time may delay your graduation.
Any student planning to graduate from their program must have an Application to Graduate on file. Meeting graduation application deadlines (see deadlines above) will ensure that your name is listed on the commencement program. However, graduation applications are accepted year round. Apply online or submit a paper application below:
Click the button below to being your online application for graduation.Online Application for Graduation »
Submit Your Paper Graduation Application
Please submit your completed paper Application for Graduation to:
Black cap and gown MUST be worn by all graduates during the ceremony. The cap, gown, and tassel unit will be available for purchase online. If only needing a cap or tassel, please purchase in the Northland Store.
Honor students are to pick up their honor regalia from Tiffany Beneda (Office 107) or the Registrar's Office (Office 111) anytime between April 1 - May 14. Honor calculations are based on the cumulative GPA of the student academic transcript following fall semester 2019. Spring semester grades are not available for calculation prior to commencement. Final academic honors will be posted to final transcripts.
The Graduation Committee does not distribute Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Stoles. If you are a PTK member and would like a stole for graduation, please make sure to contact your PTK Advisor prior to graduation.
Degrees, diplomas and certificates will be mailed approximately 4-8 weeks following the posting of your final grades (pending successful completion of your program requirements).
Congratulations on becoming a Northland graduate! Now that you've graduated, you're ready to join the Northland Alumni Association. Start staying in touch today.