Graduation 2018

The 2017-18 Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for Friday, May 11th at 4:30pm and 7:30pm.

Application for Graduation

If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Enrollment Management Office at 828-627-4510.

In order to graduate with a certificate, diploma, or degree (“degree”), students must meet the minimum requirements stated below.  (Note: Some curriculum programs have additional, or more stringent requirements than the minimum.  See the heading “Program Specific Graduation Requirements” in this procedure for more information):

  1. Successfully complete and pass all required courses within the College approved certificate, diploma, or associate degree program in which the student wishes to graduate.
  2. Hold a minimum 2.00 program grade point average (GPA).
  3. Be recommended for graduation by the curriculum department after final program evaluation.
  4. Fulfill all financial obligations to the College.
  5. Complete an Application for Graduation (this must be on file at least 3 weeks before instruction ends during the semester in which a student plans to graduate in order to guarantee participation in the commencement ceremony).
  6. Submit completed Application for Graduation (signed by Curriculum Advisor and Curriculum Dean) to Student Services. Pay the current fee for the degree and any other graduation expenses.
  7. Per Policy 5.2.9, transfer students must complete a minimum of 25% of their program credit hours of coursework at Haywood Community College before becoming eligible for graduation.

Announcements & Accessories

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