Graduation Application Process

Student Graduation

Lucas College of Business Graduation Application Process

Undergraduate Business Administration students may apply for graduation when you are one semester away from graduating.  If you apply for graduation by our deadline, you will receive one semester of priority registration (Spring or Fall).

Step 1: When is your Expected Graduation Term?

Fall 2017 (Submit a Late Paper Graduation Application now!)

Students who plan to finish their B.S. degree in Business Administration during these terms must be enrolled in courses that will fulfill ALL their pending degree requirements.  Then, follow the Late Paper Graduation Application Instructions.


Spring 2018 or Summer 2018 (Submit a Late Paper Graduation Application beginning Monday, October 16, 2017)

The Spring and Summer 2018 Graduation Application cycle began Wednesday, July 5, 2017 and ended Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10 am. Students who missed this deadline may still apply, but they will NOT receive priority registration. They may receive a graduating senior card if they submit a Late Application beginning Monday, October 16, 2017 to JHSSC. 

Please follow the Late Paper Graduation Application InstructionsWe will begin receiving Late Paper Graduation Applications on October 16th, but we will not schedule appointments until the week of October 24th.  

Step 2: Are you Eligible for Graduation?

Run your MyProgress report on MySJSU (My Progress Video or PDF quick steps ) to check if your Graduation Status indicates: Eligible for Graduation and review that your major/concentration is correct.

Step 3: Follow the Late Paper Graduation Application instructions.

Follow the Late Paper Graduation Application Instructions if you are:

  1. Submitting a Late Paper Graduation Application for Fall 2017, or Spring 2018, or Summer 2018 term. 
  2. Eligible for Graduation and your major/concentration is NOT correct and you plan to change/declare another Business Administration concentration
  3. Not eligible to apply online due to other reasons (i.e. need to reapply for reinstatement)