Graduation

Attend a Graduation Workshop to learn about the new graduation application process and receive assistance with completing your graduation application.

FALL 2017 Graduation Deadline: March 1st

WINTER 2018 Graduation Deadline: September 1st

Space is limited and RSVP is required by clicking here.

College of Business & Economics Graduation Workshops

  • Wed 3/1 — 10 AM
  • Thurs, 3/9 — 3 PM
  • Wed, 3/22 — 10 AM
  • Tues, 4/11 — 3 PM
  • Thurs, 4/20 — 3 PM
  • Mon, 5/1 — 10 AM
  • Wed, 5/10 — 3 PM

Please review your CAAR report (Academic Requirements report) in your GET account to ensure you are on track for spring graduation. To apply for graduation, you must meet the following criteria:

  1. Earned at least 135 quarter units or 90 semester units                      
  2. Will earn a minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.000 in each of the following:
  • All college work attempted (includes transfer work)          
  • All courses attempted at Cal State LA             
  • All general education courses             
  • All courses required for major(s)                     
  1. Completed or are registered to take the WPE (UNIV 4000)     
  2. On track to complete all graduation requirements by end of declared term

Review and complete the Graduation Application available at: http://www.calstatela.edu/graduation  before attending a workshop. Registration appointments will only be assigned to continuing students (i.e. If you applied for Summer 2017 graduation, you will not receive a Fall 2017 registration appointment.) If you need to change your graduation term, please complete a Request to Change Graduation Term form and submit directly with the Graduation Office.

*You must apply for the term in which you will finish all your requirements. Do not apply with the intention of taking more classes after you graduate on stage.

Important Commencement Information:

  • If you applied for Fall 2016, Winter 2017, Spring 2017, or Summer 2017 graduation, you are eligible to walk in the May 2017 commencement ceremony
  • If you are applying for Fall 2017, Winter 2018, Spring 2018, or Summer 2018 graduation, you are eligible to walk in the May 2018 commencement ceremony.
  • Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 graduation deadlines have passed. If you would like to apply for Spring/Summer 2017 graduation, you can attend a workshop and pay a late fee when submitting your application.