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Lucas College of Business Graduation Application Process

Undergraduate Business Administration students may apply for graduation when they 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).  For example: If you expect to graduate Spring 2023, you need to submit your graduation application by the Lucas College of Business graduation application deadline in the Fall 2022 term. You will then receive a graduating senior enrollment appointment for your last semester – Spring 2023).

Step 1

Fall 2022

  • We will begin accepting late applications again on Monday, July 4, 2022 – Friday,September 16, 2022 at 11:59 PM.

Spring 2023 or Summer 2023

  • We will accept applications on Monday, July 4, 2022 – Friday, September 16, 2022 at 11:59 PM. Students who meet our deadline will receive a graduating senior enrollment appointment for Spring 2023.  Students who miss our deadline will receive a senior enrollment appointment, which occurs after the graduating senior enrollment appointments. 

Fall 2023

  • We will accept applications on Monday, January 16, 2023 – Friday, February 24, 2023 at 11:59 PM. If submitted before, we will cancel your application.

Step 2

Are you Eligible for Graduation?

Run your MyProgress report on MySJSU (My Progress Video) and check if your Graduation Status indicates: “Eligible for Graduation” and review that your major/concentration is correct.  If for some reason, your status is Not Applied, but you believe you should be “Eligible,” please email the Jack Holland Student Success Center (jackholland-center@sjsu.edu) and we will review your case.  If applicable, we will change your graduation status to “Eligible for Graduation.”

Step 3

Do you follow the Online Graduation Application Instructions or Paper Graduation Application Instructions? Follow the appropriate instructions.

Follow the Online Graduation Application Instructions if you are:

  1. Eligible for Graduation and your major/concentration IS correct on MyProgress
  2. If your major is NOT correct on MyProgress, complete the Change of Major process, BEFORE beginning the Online Graduation Application Instructions.
  3. Exception: If your Business Administration concentration is International Business with catalog rights prior to Fall 2016, you must follow the Digital Graduation Application Instructions

Follow the Digital Graduation Application Instructions if you are

  1. Declared or want to declare the International Business concentration with catalog rights prior to Fall 2016.

  2. Not eligible to apply online due to other reasons (i.e. need to reapply for reinstatement).