Student Information for Commencement

Due to continued precautions caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the commencement ceremony that was scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 21 has been postponed to an undetermined later date. All students who apply and meet graduation requirements will have their degree conferred on the original graduation date of May 21, 2020.  

Please keep an eye on your Buccaneer email and for updates on graduation.

One member of the graduating class is eligible to serve a one-year membership on the college's Board of Trustees. This position is filled through an election process. The elected student will be seated in July 2020 and serve until the following June 2021. If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the application and return it to the Student Affairs Office or contact Aline Milligan by April 13, 2020.

If you will complete the requirements for your degree by the end of the spring semester, please follow the instructions below.

Graduate taking selfie with instructor

To apply for graduation, log in to your WebAdvisor account to complete the degree audit application Online. Click on "Students" then "Application for graduation." Complete the Online form, submit and make the $30 payment to complete the process. 

After receiving your degree audit application with payment, the Enrollment Services staff will complete the audit. You will be notified by mail regarding your eligibility including any outstanding course requirements.

Once you have completed your degree requirements and have been certified as a graduate, your diploma will be ordered and mailed to you. If you have any questions, please contact Enrollment Services, 609-343-5005, 609-463-4774, ext. 5005, or

If you previously attended another college or university and have had a transcript sent to Atlantic Cape, review your records on WebAdvisor to verify those courses have been evaluated and added to your records. If any courses are not included, please contact the Admissions Office at 609-343-5006, 609-463-4774, ext. 5006, or email Robyn Berenato.

For questions regarding your:


graduate standing with diploma

Honors Criteria

You MUST fall under one of the criteria below using your Fall 2019 CGPA to be eligible to wear an honor stole. Spring 2020 grades are not used. There are two CGPA criteria for honor status that can make you eligible:

  1. If you entered Atlantic Cape prior to Fall 1994 and have a CGPA of 3.0 or above
  2. If you entered Atlantic Cape during/after Fall 1994 and have a CGPA of 3.5 or above

Past Commencements