- GW Home
- Our Location
- Admissions & Aid
- GW Experience
- Faculty & Staff
All degree-seeking students in all programs except Law (JD, LLM) and Medicine (MD) should apply for graduation via the online graduation application in GWeb. The Law School and MD students will continue to use the paper 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:||Spring 2016||Summer 2016||Fall 2016||Spring 2017|
|Online applications for degree-seeking students must be submitted in GWeb by:*||Feb 1, 2016||Jul 1, 2016**||Oct 1, 2016||Feb 1, 2017|
|Date of graduation printed on your diploma will be:||May 15, 2016||Aug 31, 2016||Jan 31, 2017||May 21, 2017|
|Diploma address changes must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org by:||Jun 5, 2016||Sep 2, 2016||Feb 1, 2017||Jun 2, 2017|
* 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.