Effective May 1 for Fall 2012 graduation, the paper process for Graduation Application will be discontinued. Students will apply for Graduation online by logging in to My Akron. (Step by step instructions).
Students can audit their progress using the Degree Audit Reporting Systems – DARS – in My Akron. Information and tutorials on using DARS is available online at DARS. DARS provides information on courses completed, in progress and still to be taken.
When you login to My Akron to apply for graduation, it will initially note that you are not fully admitted. Once you apply for graduation and complete the process for graduation, your status will change to a full admit.
The Exit Interview is required for Graduation from degree granting programs. (It is NOT required for certificate students.) . Your graduation requirements in DARS will not be met until you have completed the following steps.
After you submit the online application, the Graduation Office will send us notification of your application. Your advisor will then review your DARS record for updates and corrections.
You are responsible for reviewing your DARS record for accuracy and should contact your advisor for necessary changes to made or question you may have.
Questions related to the Graduation ceremony and tickets should be directed to the Graduation Office at 330-972-8300.
Questions related to Caps and Gowns should be directed to the Bookstore.
Program codes can be accessed through the Graduate Bulletin (number listed under each concentration is the program code) or your DARS.
Graduation Application Dates
|Semester||Last Day to Apply for Graduation*|
*After the last date above, students must submit a late application form. Contact Mrs. Sue Tully at (330)972-8095 to request the form.
College of Business Administration Room 412
Fax - 330-972-6588
E-mail - email@example.com
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Tuesday and Wednesday
8:00am - 7:30pm
Monday - Friday
Advising by appointment
Requests for document and letters should be submitted to Sue Tully at firstname.lastname@example.org at least one week prior to the date they are needed.