Graduation Information

Student Information for Commencement

We are excited to announce that we will celebrate this year’s graduates at a Virtual Ceremony on June 9, 2021. 

Board of Trustee Representative

We are still accepting applications for a member of the graduating class to serve a one-year membership on the college’s Board of Trustees.  This student will share the student's perspective as policies and decisions are made to guide the college.  The elected student will be seated in July 2021 and will serve until the following June 2022.  The representative must be available to attend monthly Board meetings in person if scheduled in that format.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the application and return it to the Student Affairs Office or email it to (Deadline has passed).

Process for Graduation

Complete graduation audit application (Deadline has passed), to be eligible to participate in the 2021 Commencement ceremonies.  

If you earned credits from another accredited college or university be sure to have an official copy of your transcript(s) sent to Atlantic Cape for evaluation.  You can view your records on WebAdvisor to verify those courses have been evaluated and added to your records.  If there are transfer courses missing, please contact the Admissions Office or (609) 343-5000 or contact Robyn Berenato at or (609) 343-5006.

Log into your WebAdvisor account to complete the degree audit application.

  • Click on “Students”
  • Click on “application for graduation”
  • Complete the online form
  • Make $30 payment
Graduate taking selfie with instructor

Once your application and payment are received, the Enrollment Services office will complete your degree audit.  You will be notified via your Buccaneer email account regarding your eligibility for graduation.  Students who have to complete more than two courses or have a grade point average (GPA) below 2.0 are not eligible for graduation and subsequently will not be permitted to participate in commencement ceremonies.

Honors Criteria

You MUST fall under one of the criteria below using your Fall 2020 CGPA to be eligible to wear an honor stole. Spring 2021 grades are not used. 

You are eligible for honors if:

  • You enrolled at Atlantic Cape prior to Fall 1994 and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above.
  • You enrolled at Atlantic Cape during or after Fall 1994 and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or above.

How Do I Get My Diploma

After your degree audit (graduation application) has been evaluated and you have been certified as a graduate, your diploma will be ordered and mailed to you.

If you have any questions, please contact the Enrollment Services office, (609) 343-5005, (609) 463-4774, ext. 5005, or

For questions regarding your:

graduate standing with diploma

Past Commencements