The hard work is done. Now it's time to make sure you get the reward! Complete the following steps to become a "SAC Proud" graduate. But first, be sure to make note of the important dates listed on the right.
|STEP #1: APPLY FOR GRADUATION ON ACES
Are you ready to graduate? Complete the online application for graduation on aces.alamo.edu. Go to the "Student" tab.
Who can apply? Students in their final semester of completing a degree should apply for graduation. View eligibility criteria.
|STEP #2: COMPLETE THE GRADUATION PACKET
Meet with an advisor and complete the SAC Graduation Packet. Liberal Arts Majors are advised in the Counseling Center (MLC 1st
floor). All other majors are advised within their department.
The Graduation Packet Includes:
Graduation Packets must be complete, and it should be submitted to Admissions & Records in FAC 216 by the deadline.
|STEP #3: PICK UP YOUR CAP & GOWN
If you want to participate in the Commencement Ceremony, you must pick up your cap and gown to confirm your attendance.
You can pick up your cap and gown at the Fletcher Administration Building, Room 216. The deadline is May 2, 2015, 5 p.m.
Warning: If you do not pick up your graduation cap and gown by the last day of Cap & Gown Pick Up, you may not be permitted to participate in the Commencement Ceremony.
|STEP #4: ATTEND THE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY
Students are encouraged to participate in the SAC Commencement Ceremony. The event takes place on the first Saturday in May and honors all students who have met their academic goal.
You must pick up your cap and gown to confirm your participation in the Commencement Ceremony.
For more details about the Commencement Ceremony, click here.
|STEP #5: RECEIVE YOUR DEGREE / DIPLOMA
Degrees/Certificates are posted to the student account in ACES 30 days after the end of the semester. If you are expecting to receive an award, check your ACES account at that time.
Diplomas will begin being mailed approximately 60 days after the end of the semester.