Congratulations on your approaching graduation from Eastfield College! We would be honored to call you Eastfield Alumni! Please review this page for all graduation information.
The best time to apply for graduation is during the semester you intend to complete your coursework (or be within 9 credit hours of completion). This means that you have met (or are in the process of meeting) all TSI requirements, degree/certificate, and graduation requirements. Graduation applications should be submitted by the District submission deadline listed below.
Term Application Timeline and Deadline
Fall September 13, 2016-October 28, 2016
Spring January 30, 2017- March 17, 2017
Summer June 8, 2017-July 21, 2017
If you miss the application deadline, you will be asked to apply for graduation the following semester. Note: each college may graduate current and former students who have met all requirements with or without a student’s permission.
Requirements to Apply to Graduate
Congratulations! You are now close enough to completing your degree requirements to be included in
our upcoming annual commencement ceremony.
Step 1 (REQUIRED). Reading "Prerequisite to Apply to Graduate" is your First Step in the Four-Steps to Graduation process. Read this information in its entirety:
Please be aware that participation in the commencement ceremony does not mean that you have been certified or necessarily will be certified for graduation at Eastfield College this semester. Certification, that is, actual degree/certificate conferral, will depend upon your successful fulfillment of all of the requirements for receiving a degree/certificate as your degree plan describes in the DCCCD Catalog of Eastfield College.
By reading this required information, you understand and agree to all of this information and that your participation in the commencement ceremony does not mean that students have graduated; degree/certificate conferral depends upon successful completion of all of the degree requirements described in the DCCCD Catalog and degree plan.
Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from EFC!
Registering for GRAD 101 is (REQUIRED). Completion of Step 2 is required of all students who are applying to graduate whether or not you plan to attend the Commencement ceremony.
When nearing the completion of your program you must register and attend a GRAD 101 session. You will meet with a completion advisor who will evaluate your degree plan and verify you have met or will meet all requirements for your program. The advisor will be able to assist with any questions regarding your degree plan.
ATTENTION: Students must be approved for graduation prior to being able to participate and remain on the graduation list. If you are lacking any coursework, lacking any REQUIRED forms, etc., this will affect your approval status and delay your graduation until that coursework is met.
REQUIRED This step will be sent to your email address that’s on file, in your FINAL semester.
You must complete an application to graduate for each degree. For example, select Associate of Applied Science Social Work. Submit the application. Return to Apply to Graduate to select your second degree/certificate, complete the application, and submit.
REQUIRED step by all graduating students whether attending or not.
Step 4 - Completion of the Step 4 is required for both students participating in the Commencement ceremony (attending) and for students not planning to participate (not attending).
NOTICE: Commencement is held once a year, and an optional ceremony held in May. This ceremony will honor all Fall, Spring and Summer graduates.
Important News from the Records Management Department
All students in the program are walking based on their prior semester GPA.