The degree application begins the process of awarding your degree. Diplomas are printed when all degree requirements are met.
To submit your Application for Degree, you should log into the My MC portal on the MC website.
There, you will find the online application under the QuickLaunch Navigation column by opening the Graduation folder and clicking on “Apply to Graduate.” Simply follow the instructions on the online form and your application will be submitted.
NOTE: If you have already submitted a paper application, you should not submit a duplicate application online.
If you are seeking a dual degrees (such as JD/MBA) or if you have more than one curricula (such as a double major) you must submit a separate application for each degree/curriculum.
If you have any questions regarding the online application process, please feel free to contact the Registrar's Office.
Graduating seniors who have not filed a Application for Degree by the published deadline may be charged a $50.00 late fee in addition to the graduation fee ($50 late fee applied to undergraduate level only).
Degree application deadlines
The following deadlines apply to ALL students:
- May 2013 Priority Deadline - Friday, January 18, 2013
- May 2013 Commencement Participation Deadline - Friday, March 29, 2013 (Students applying after this date will not be able to participate in the graduation ceremonies and cannot apply for graduation online.)
- August 2013 Priority Deadline - Friday, June 7, 2013
- August 2013 Commencement Participation Deadline - Friday, June 21, 2013
Each degree candidate has been assessed a graduation fee of $70.00 (undergraduate), $100.00 (graduate), or $115 (law). This fee covers graduation-related expenses including your diploma, diploma cover, tassel, commencement exercise and rental of your cap, gown, and academic hood (for graduates and law). This fee is charged to your student account and is payable to the Business Office. If circumstances cause you to change your graduation date after the fee is charged and paid, you will not be charged an additional graduation fee.
You must clear your accounts in the Business Office prior to graduation. You will not be able to pick up your cap and gown unless you have cleared your student account in the Business Office and in the Library and you have completed your Student Loan Exit Interview for Financial Aid (if applicable).