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Office of the Registrar

Application for Graduation

Please complete this form and submit it to the Registrar’s Office, located on the first floor of Old Main on the University’s Midtown Campus. It may also be sent via mail to Western Connecticut State University, Registrar’s Office, 181 White Street, Danbury, CT 06810.

Application for Graduation

A student is eligible for the bachelor or associate degree upon successful completion of general education, the major, and total elective credit requirements for that degree as specified by their department.  In order to graduate all coursework must be completed, including any incomplete grades. All Incomplete grades must be completed and in the registrar’s office within three weeks after the semester ends;  after  that time  the degree will be forwarded to the following graduation term.   

A cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0 or higher for all credits attempted at  WestConn is required for graduation, as well as a grade-point average of 2.0  or higher in all courses for the major. Certain programs have a higher minimum  standard; check with your advisor about these.  In addition, at least 30 credits and at least half of the major requirements must be completed at WestConn. 

Undergraduates who are within eight credits of those required for the degree at the end of the May semester are eligible to participate in the commencement exercises.