Check your Wingate email address often.
Apply for graduation - applications are also available in the Matthews Campus Office.
Make sure all graduation requirements (Grad. Ed. / MBA / MAC) are met.
Turn in substitution forms (if necessary).
Submit official transcripts from other institutions (if necessary).
Pass all of your fall/spring classes!
Purchase your cap and gown through the bookstore (master's degrees) or online at Herff Jones (doctorates).
Attend the Graduation Fair! The Graduation Fair for May / August graduates will be March 19 and 20 from 5-7 p.m. (If you cannot attend the Graduation Fair, visit the Herff Jones website for more information on ordering your announcements, cap and gown and other graduation items. Please also contact Maria Taylor to verify the correct spelling of your name for your diploma and to update your contact information).
Complete Student Loan Exit Counseling (if you have a student loan) - either in the Financial Aid Office or go to
http://www.nslds.ed.gov/nslds_SA/SaEcWelcome.do by Nov. 15 (Dec. Grads) or April 15 (May Grads).
Mail your announcements to family and friends.
Clear all financial obligations with the Business Office prior to Monday, April 29.
AUGUST 2013 GRADS: You must be registered and paid in full for your summer school classes prior to April 29 if you plan to participate in Commencement.
Graduate Business (MBA and MAC)
Physician Assistant Studies
Herff Jones - Rings, Announcements, Frames, etc.
You are invited to attend Graduation Practice on Friday, May 10 at 10 a.m. – Academic Quadrangle (main campus).
Line up for Graduation on Saturday, May 11 at 8:00 a.m. between the Library and Wingate Baptist Church (main campus) wearing your cap and gown. If you are a December graduate, you will receive your hood on the morning of Commencement.
Watch your mail for Commencement Proof from If It's Digital.
Order your Commencement Video/DVD. Contact Suzanne Bostic Philemon for more information.