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Graduating sociology seniors planning to attend the graduation ceremony on May 25, 2017 should purchase their 4 tickets by Wednesday, April 12th at 4 PM via the E-Store link emailed to you. We will open up the E-store to purchase additional tickets on April 13th at 9 AM. Please email us at if you have any questions/concerns.


Graduation tickets are available for pick up beginning Monday, April 17th in DMH 241. Please bring your receipt with you.


Spring 2017 Designated Major Advisors

Faustina DuCros - DMH 212

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1 PM to 3 PM 

Natalie Boero - DMH 211

Mondays: 10:15 AM to 11:45 AM; 4 PM to 6 PM
Wednesdays: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM

*All professors are involved in major advising. For additional major advisors and their office hours, please click on the Advising tab above. 

Sociology Capstone Permission Codes for Spring 2017

If you applied to graduate in Spring 2017 and plan to register for the SOCI 181B: Sociology Career Capstone course, you must request a permission code to add the class using this online google form that will be posted on the morning of November 1st, 2016.  Eligible students should have both applied for Spring 2017 graduation and already taken the appropriate prerequisites (including SOCI 104 or SOCI 105) prior to Spring 2017. SOCI 105B and SOCI 104B courses are not offered Spring 2017. Please note that you will receive a response to your request within 2 weeks of your request. For questions or concerns, please email 

Planning to Graduate in Spring/Summer 2017?

The deadline to submit your Application for Graduation and Major Form to the Office of the Registrar for Spring/Summer 2017 graduation is May 1st, 2016 to receive 2 semesters of priority registration. Be sure to attach your unofficial transcripts, a printout of the "My Academics" homepage via your MySJSU, and your course history report to complete your application packet. Please click the Applying for Graduation tab above for forms and steps.

Two Semester Priority Registration Deadlines

(Allows students 2 semesters of priority registration.)

Expected Graduation Semester

Deadline for Registrar’s Office Submission

Spring/Summer  2017

May 1, 2016

Fall 2017

October 1, 2016




Semester Priority Registration Deadlines

(Allows students 1 semester of priority registration.)

Expected   Graduation Semester

Deadline   for Registrar’s Office Submission

Spring/Summer 2016

October 1, 2015

Fall 2016

April 1, 2016

Spring/Summer 2017

October 1, 2016

Fall 2017

April 1, 2017