Graduation Timeline

The semesters prior to graduation

  • Meet with your advisor each semester
  • Upon completing 90 credits, email to request a graduation audit.
  • Complete INTS 491, Senior Capstone

The start of your semester of graduation (when you will complete ALL of your requirements)

  • Watch the listserv for graduation updates and reminders
  • See Graduation Timeline from the Registrar's Office for important university deadlines for filing your intent to graduate and submitting your SIS paperwork.
  • Review Graduation with Honors to see if you can graduate with distinction.
  • Submit Graduation Intent Form on Patriot Web by clicking on "Student Services and Financial Aid" and then "Graduation Intent."
  • Complete and return the SIS graduation application packet.
  • Visit the George Mason University Commencement web page for information about all commencement related activities including cap and gown information, ceremony details and other important announcements.