The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

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CGC Commencement Information


CGC Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Johnson Hagood Stadium, Club Level
Award winners will be notified and invited to the ceremony 

Spring Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 5th, 2018
McAlister Fieldhouse

Students are eligible to participate in the 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony if completing all
courses and graduation requirements by December 2017, May 2018 or Summer 2018.

 Graduation FAQs
Additional Information

Important Graduation Dates:

Application deadlines for all graduates: September 22, 2017

Last Day to order Regalia (late fee will be charged after regular deadline): April 9th

      Regalia can be ordered HERE

Special Requests deadline for diploma presentation by a Citadel alumni parent: March 1st

Graduation announcements may be ordered before April 1st through the Balfour Company HERE


Graduation Checklist:

Apply for Graduation (fee will be placed on student account)

Submit all transfer credit paperwork if necessary to ensure that the coursework is reflected on your transcript.

    • Send official transcript to the Registrar's Office, fill out the transfer credit form online, obtain the required signatures and submit the form to the Registrar's Office.

Submit course substitution paperwork if applicable to ensure that the coursework is reflected on your transcript.

Review your degree audit with your advisor to make sure it is up-to-date.

Resolve any outstanding requirements including but not limited to Praxis scores, comprehensive exams, thesis grades, incomplete grades and treasurer bills.

Regularly check your Citadel email account for additional graduation information.

Update the Registrar's Office when your contact information changes.

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