Graduation Application

The Commencement Ceremony will be held in May 2023.  Monitor your ACES email for graduation information and updates.

Review Degree Requirements in ACES:  GPS

To discuss and finalize your graduation eligibility, make an appointment with your assigned advisor through ACES:  Alamo Navigate

Only ONE graduation application will be accepted per semester.  Contact with any corrections you wish to make to your application.

Application Deadlines:

Fall: November 30, 2022   Spring: March 15, 2023  Summer: July 30, 2022    

Applicants who submit after the Spring deadline may participate in the commencement ceremony, but the name may not be printed in the yearly commencement program.

Are you Active Duty, Retired, or a U.S. Veteran?
Will you participate in the annual graduation Commencement Ceremony scheduled for May? Alamo Colleges will mail all diplomas 8-10 weeks after the end of term the degree is awarded in. Participation in Ceremony does not ensure awarding of degree.
If YES, please provide your Gown Size. Cap and gown will be provided free of charge. Monitor your ACES email for Graduation Fiesta/Regalia pick-up dates. (Required)
Do you require a plus size gown?
Are you involved in any of the listed organizations below? (select those that apply to you)
Would you like to be recognized at our Annual Transfer Commitment Celebration on April 25, 2023?
Would you like assistance related to career advising?

Personal Responsibility Notice

  • Submit the graduation application before the deadline.
  • Ensure all official transcripts from previous institutions are on file.
  • Ensure all non-traditional credit (CLEP, AP, Military, etc.) is submitted to the office of Admissions and Records.
  • Ensure that at least 15 credit hours have been taken at NLC to meet Residency Requirements.
  • Understand that your advisor may submit a course substitution/ equivalency waiver on your behalf.
  • If you are taking courses at any non-Alamo Colleges institution during your final semester: Make arrangements to have final grades sent to Northeast Lakeview College by the end of the semester.
  • Clear all account balances owed to the Alamo Colleges and consult the Financial Aid staff regarding any outstanding student loans.
  • Clear any holds on your records. Holds may prevent the receipt of diploma and official transcripts.
  • Complete all course requirements (as prescribed by your degree plan) prior to the end of the semester for which you are applying for graduation.
  • Make sure that you are in GOOD Academic Standing, with a minimum 2.0 GPA at NLC.
  • Understand that if you fail to meet the graduation requirements outlined above and specified in the NLC Catalog, your application will be deemed ineligible, and a new application will be required.