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Arts and Letters advisors have the privilege of helping undergraduate students at Cal State LA earn their bachelor's degrees. Graduation is the end goal of an undergraduate education, and the culmination of a fantastic journey of self-discovery and learning!

2018 Commencement Video

2018 Cal State LA Commencement

Students are responsible for confirming that all requirements have been met. Remember, walking the stage with your cap and gown is a ceremonial ritual. Graduation is a degree with a conferral date.

Graduation Information

Check your Degree Planner and Academic Requirements in the GET Student Center to see if you are ready to graduate.

In most cases, it is not required that students meet with an advisor to apply for graduation. You must apply for the term in which you will finish all of your requirements. Only qualifying candidates will participate in commencement.

For information regarding the application process, please visit the Graduation office's website.

Commencement Ceremony

Information regarding the spring commencement ceremony may be found on the Commencement website.