ADMISSIONS & RECORDS
Students must apply for graduation by the deadline dates to obtain Associate’s Degrees. Associate’s Degrees are not automatically issued.
Refer to "Important Dates" for deadlines.
To ensure that all requirements are met, students are encouraged to see a counselor prior to filing a graduation application.
Graduation applications are available in the Admissions & Records Office, or online. There is no fee to submit an application for graduation.
Fall Graduation - Friday, September 12th*
Spring Graduation - end of 2nd week of semester*
Summer Graduation - last Thursday in June*
*refer to the Class Schedule of the current semester for exact deadline
Transcripts from other colleges must be on file at the Fullerton College Admissions & Records Office in order to complete the graduation evaluation.
Commencement ceremonies are held once a year at the end of the Spring Term.
Detailed commencement information is available online and will also be mailed to all graduation candidates prior to commencement.
Diplomas are mailed to students approximately 12 weeks after the end of the term.