Observe the Deadlines

Applications received after the deadline are processed for the following semester.

Graduation Deadlines


Graduation Application Deadline


April 15, 2017


July 21, 2016

 Fall  November 18, 2016


Meet degree and college requirements

To be eligible for graduation with your associate degree or certificate, you must:

  • Fulfill all degree coursework and credit requirements as outlined in your catalog
  • If applicable, all course substitutions must be approved and on file
  • Earn a grade point average of at least a 2.0
  • Complete at least 25 percent of the required credit at Victoria College
  • Resolve all holds

Apply for Graduation

Students must complete and submit the Graduation Application Form to Admissions and Records Office. You will receive a letter in the mail within one week about your graduation application status.  Students who complete the application for graduation will also be mailed detailed information regarding rehearsal and program times closer to the date of commencement.

Students who graduate in August or December have the opportunity to walk in the May graduation ceremony, as there is only one ceremony per year.

**Important: You will be required to apply/reapply for the next graduation if you do not meet the graduation requirements during the graduation term indicated on the graduation application.

Attend Graduation Rehearsal

The graduation rehearsal dates and times will be announced during the Spring semester.


The commencement dates and times will be announced during the Spring semester.  

Graduation Materials

To participate in commencement, you must be dressed in the appropriate cap and gown.  You can purchase caps, tassels, gowns and invitations from the Victoria College Bookstore.  The graduation materials will be available for purchase in store and on line from the Bookstore beginning the week after Spring Break.


A professional photographer will take photographs as graduates walk across the stage to receive their diploma.  Graduates will want to contact the photographer to purchase the photos. 

Photographer - TBA


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