Bachelor/Master/Specialist Students

Applying to Graduate

Degrees are conferred three times a year. All diplomas are distributed by mail.

A Degree/Diploma Application should be completed by the beginning of the term in which a student is expected to complete their degree requirements. Office of the Registrar publishes deadline dates for the completion of Degree/Diploma Applications. Students not meeting degree requirements must apply for graduation in a subsequent term by the specified deadline date.

Deadline Dates


Expected Date of Graduation Deadline Date
December 15, 2023 September 29, 2023
April 26, 2024 January 26, 2024
August 22, 2024 June 28, 2024
December 20, 2024 September 27, 2024
April 25, 2025 January 31, 2025


Submitting the degree application by the deadline dates assures a student’s inclusion in the printed commencement program booklet. Due to printing deadlines, late applicants are not guaranteed to be in the printed commencement program booklet.

Office of the Registrar

1169 - James C. Renick University Center
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Phone: 313-583-6500
Fax: 313-593-5697