Graduate students completing a degree program are required to notify Mary Kate McNulty, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies THREE MONTHS PRIOR to completing the degree. This form is not for Arcadia Certificate completion or PA Teacher Certification completion.
Students should meet with advisers to be sure all requirements have been met. Arcadia confers degrees August 31st, December 31st, and at the May Commencement Ceremony. Students who complete a degree in August and December will be invited to participate in the following May Commencement Ceremony. All degree requirements must be met to participate in Commencement. Graduate students in programs indicated with an * are required to complete a Degree Candidacy form in consultation with the academic adviser after completing 15 graduate credits. This form must be on file in the graduate office to verify completion of degree requirements.