Eligibility for Commencement

To be eligible to participate in the Commencement Ceremonies for June 2015, all undergraduate and graduate students must have:
  • received a degree from Cal State L.A. in Fall 2014 (December) or,
  • submitted a graduation application during the filing periods listed in the quarterly Schedule of Classes for Winter, Spring, and Summer 2015 (see below)
BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Anticipated Graduation
Winter (March) 2015
Spring (June) 2015
Summer (September) 2015
Application Filing Period
July 1  - 31, 2014
Oct. 7 - Nov. 20, 2014
Jan. 20 - Feb. 19, 2015
 
GRADUATE DEGREES
Anticipated Graduation
Fall (December) 2014
Winter (March) 2015
Spring (June) 2015
Summer (September) 2015
Application Filing Period
July 8  - 24, 2014
Oct. 7 - 23, 2014
Jan. 13 - Feb. 5, 2015
Feb. 9 - 26, 2015
 
Participation in the Commencement ceremonies is voluntary, however, we highly encourage each candidate to participate and celebrate their achievements with fellow graduates during college ceremonies. If you are participating in your college ceremony, you must wear the proper regalia to walk.
 
All questions about degree requirements and eligibility should be directed to your major department or division; questions about diplomas and graduation should be directed to the Graduation Office at (323) 343-3840.