Attention December 2019 Graduates:
All students who intend to graduate must complete a Degree Application. The Degree Application deadline for December 2019 graduates is Monday, September 16, 2019.
Students who complete the degree application will have their records audited for graduation eligibility and will receive an email regarding their graduation status in early October.
To complete the online degree application:
- Log into Student Planning: Student Planning Home Page
- Click the "Graduation Overview" tab
- Under the Program of Study, Click the "Apply" button
- Read the message in the blue box at the top of the screen regarding graduation eligibility and acknowledgement of requirements
- Complete all fields in application
- Click "Submit" on the bottom left of the screen.
- You will receive a confirmation email that your degree application has been received.
May 2020 Commencement Ceremony: Degree recipients are eligible to attend the commencement ceremony. If you did not walk in May 2019, you are eligible to participate in the May 2020 commencement exercises. If you indicate that you will attend the commencement ceremony, you can expect to receive information regarding commencement, including all commencement related events, academic dress, hotel information, parking, etc. beginning in March 2020. Please be sure to include a post-graduation email address on your Degree Application, so that we can get this important information to you. If you indicate that you will be attending the May 2020 ceremony, you will receive your diploma on May 16, 2020.
On Monday, December 2, 2019, December degree graduates can expect to receive an email from Dr. Josef Kurtz, Emmanuel's Vice President of Academic Affairs, with a link to the Student Outcomes Survey. Please tell us what you will be doing after graduation using The Outcomes Survey, whether it is employment, graduate school, an internship, service program or military service. By participating in this short online survey, you will be entered into a drawing to win great prizes (including one of four $25 Amazon gift cards!) and your responses will provide Emmanuel College with critical information that will help current and future students.
If you have any questions about how to apply for graduation, please contact the Office of the Registrar. Thank you and congratulations on your upcoming graduation!
Office of the Registrar