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Graduates of Online Campus

March, May, July Degree Date

Jumping graduate All students who anticipate a degree completion date of March, May or July 2015 must file a Declaration of Candidacy for Degree form through Cougartrack. There is also a graduation fee of $75 for an undergraduate degree and $120 for a graduate degree; this fee is payable at the time of filing and is not related to ceremony participation.

After the Declaration has been processed by the Office of the Registrar, students will receive a degree pre-clearance checklist confirming remaining degree requirements needed by the degree date indicated. The pre-clearance does not confirm ceremony participation.

Ceremony Participation

Columbia, MO Ceremony

To participate in the Columbia, MO main campus commencement ceremony on May, 9, 2015 students must:

  • File a Declaration of Candidacy for Degree form on Cougartrack.
  • Complete an Application for Commencement Ceremony available through Cougartrack
    (Caps and gowns are ordered by Columbia College using information provided on the Application for Commencement Ceremony.)

The deadline to sign up is March 13, 2015.

Nationwide Campus ceremonies

To participate in a ceremony at one of our Nationwide Campuses across the country students must:

  • File a Declaration of Candidacy for Degree form on Cougartrack.
  • Complete an Application for Commencement Ceremony available through Cougartrack. Students must indicate at which campus they want to participate.
    (Caps and gowns are ordered by Columbia College using information provided on the Application for Commencement Ceremony.)

For information on ceremony dates and times at our campuses across the country, please contact the campus directly or view the online commencement schedule.

Announcements

Announcements can be ordered from the following website:
http://www.herffjones.com/college/graduation/.

Students participating in the Columbia, MO commencement should contact the Online Campus with questions at (800) 231-2391, ext. 7246. Students participating at a Nationwide Campus should contact the campus where the ceremony is being hosted with questions.