Commencement Eligibility Review Petition (Two Requirements or Less)

The Commencement Eligibility Review Petition (Two Requirements or Less) coming soon.

The Commencement Eligibility Review Petition is for prospective undergraduate students anticipating completion to graduate. In order to be considered eligible for the Commencement in May, students will need to have two requirements or less remaining on their academic evaluation by the end of the 2023 Spring Term. The deadline to complete this form is on Febraury 28th, 2023.

Once the petition review has been processed, you will receive a decision email from the Office of the Registrar to your SMC email. 

Submitting this form is for review only. Upon approval of this petition, students will need to fill out the Graduation Application in GaelXpress 2.0 Please note there is a Degree Fee that will be billed to your student account (Please contact the Business Office regarding any questions regarding this fee (925.631.4209)). The Deadline for the graduation application is March 1st, 2023.

Transferred Coursework: If you are planning to transfer in coursework to be eligible within the 2 remaining requirement, and residency requirement for commencement, please submit your official transcript immediately directly from the institution attending to the Office of the Registrar (we accept electronic and physical mail) by March 1st, 2023.