Application for Graduation


Apply for Spring or Summer 2023 graduation (degree), download the instructions to Apply for Graduation.   

2023 Commencement Ceremony is May 6, 2023.

Application for graduation is for the granting of your degree.  

Not sure if you are ready to graduate? Review your Curriculum Roadmap against your Academic Requirements report in PeopleSoft.   View instructions on how to view your Academic Requirements Report. Please meet with your faculty advisor to review all major requirements. If declaring a minor, please meet with your minor advisor to review requirements.

Schedule for application for graduation

Spring and Summer applications open in January.

Fall application opens in September.

Note: Once you apply for graduation, you will not be allowed to register for courses in the the term following your "graduation term". 

If you've taken degree applicable courses at another institution(s), please make sure that you have ordered official transcripts to be sent to Cal Maritime's Office of the Registrar upon completion of the course(s). 

Please verify your mailing address in PeopleSoft, as this will be the address to which your diploma will be sent. If your address needs to be updated, please go to your student center and update the mailing address.

Diplomas will be mailed approximately 6-8 weeks after degrees are posted. 

Questions?  Email