Application Deadlines

All degree-seeking students in all programs except Law (JD, LLM) should apply for graduation via the online graduation application in GWeb. The Law School will continue to use the paperĀ Application for Graduation.

Students must be registered for the semester or summer session immediately prior to the degree conferral date, and must complete all degree requirements by the last day of final examinations for that semester or summer session. Candidates for doctoral degrees may have earlier deadlines for completion of their degree requirements and should verify the submission date with their department.

Graduating in: Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Fall 2017
Online applications for degree-seeking students must be submitted in GWeb by:* Oct 1, 2016 Feb 1, 2017 Jul 1, 2017** Oct 1, 2017
Date of graduation printed on your diploma will be: Jan 31, 2017 May 21, 2017 Aug 31, 2017 Jan 31, 2018
Diploma address changes must be submitted in writing to diploma@gwu.edu by: Feb 1, 2017 Jun 2, 2017 Sep 2, 2017 Feb 1, 2018

* After these deadlines applications must be submitted on paper and will be assessed a $35 late application fee.

** Summer graduates who elect to attend the preceding May ceremony must apply for graduation no later than March 15.