Graduation Services

For graduation questions or concerns, email graduation@wiregrass.edu.

To apply to graduate, click here. Note: for individual forms and documents see information below.

Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at The Grand Theatre, 119 South Main Street, Fitzgerald, GA 31750

  • GED, Professional and Technical Programs ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m.
  • Medical and Business Programs ceremony will begin at 3:30 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: Fall 2015 degrees, diplomas and technical certificates for eligible graduates are currently available for pick up on your local campus. Those applying late may not be immediately available. Please check student email for confirmation that your credential is ready for pick up and confirm location. Contact a graduation@wiregrass.edu with any questions or concerns.

Congratulations!

Your program completion is near and it is time to apply for your graduation. The staff at Wiregrass is proud of your accomplishments and welcomes this opportunity to assist you in achieving your educational and career goals. Applying for graduation is the first step.

  • Please note: students must apply for graduation to be awarded program completion and for resulting graduation status to be indicated on academic transcript.  

In order to be eligible for a degree, diploma, or technical certificate of credit, your must meet all of the following requirements:

  1. Complete the required courses in the program of study for which you are applying to graduate, as prescribed by the course catalog specific to the term you were admitted under. Students who have a break in enrollment will be entered under a new catalog term. Course substitutions must be approved by the program coordinator, academic dean, or vice president of academic affairs.
  2. Be in good academic standing, have a graduation grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 and have a “C” in all courses that apply toward graduation.
  3. Complete a minimum of twenty-five percent (25%) of the coursework required for major at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College.
  4. Satisfy all financial obligations to the college and be free of any holds on your academic record.
  5. Complete the graduation application by the end of the second week of your last semester, follow all instructions on the application, and submit the completed form to the Registrar’s Office. Students wishing to participate in an upcoming commencement ceremony will be required to pay a $35 fee and fill out the commencement participation form.
  6. Students completing diplomas and associate of applied science degrees with a graduation GPA of 3.66 or better will graduate with honors. (Graduate candidates listed in program are based on graduation GPA at the time of the commencement ceremony. Due to the timing of the commencement ceremony all final grades are not available for review.)

Graduation Documents

Upcoming Commencement Ceremonies


Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Grand Theatre, Fitzgerald, Georgia
  • GED, Professional and Technical at 1:30 p.m.
  • Medical and Business Programs at 3:30 p.m.
    Medical students will be pinned during the Commencement Ceremony (if applicable)

Summer 2016 Commencement Ceremony
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Mathis Auditorium, Valdosta, Georgia
  • Professional and Technical at 1:30 p.m.
  • Medical and Business Programs at 3:30 p.m.
    Medical students will be pinned during the Commencement Ceremony (if applicable)

 

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Amanda Leavy
Graduation Services Coordinator

Valdosta Campus
Berrien Hall, Bldg. 100
Room 110
Phone: (229) 249-2670
Fax: (229) 333-2153
amanda.leavy@wiregrass.edu

Office hours on all campuses by appointment; please email or call Ms. Leavy for more information.

Programs of Study Link Please use this link to print the most current curriculum for your  program of study.

Catalog Links Please use this link to access current and archived editions of the student catalogs.

Application for Graduation