Applying for Graduation


The deadline date for applying for the Fall 2023 Graduation is September 29, 2023 at 5:00 pm.  It is listed on Morgan’s academic calendar. The link is:

Degree candidates should apply for graduation online, as instructed by the emails sent from the Office of the Registrar.

If a degree candidate applied for graduation in a previous term but did not meet the requirements to graduate, they should not re-apply in Websis.  Degree candidates who applied for a previous term but were not cleared should contact the Office of the Registrar by sending an email to — — and request to have their application for graduation updated to the next consecutive graduation application cycle.



Degree candidates who are permitted to submit late applications for graduation do so with the understanding and agreement that they may not be certified for graduation in time to participate in the University Commencement Exercises and their names may not appear in the Fall Commencement Exercises program booklet.


It is the policy of Morgan State University that only degree candidates who apply for graduation by the published deadline and have completed ALL academic and financial requirements for graduation will participate in the University’s Commencement Exercises. There are no exceptions to this policy!  

In addition, participation in the University’s Commencement Exercises, receipt of graduation invitations, the appearance of names in the printed program, or receipt of graduation information is not considered evidence of graduation under any circumstances.


Graduation candidates, who are unsuccessful in meeting graduation requirements for a particular semester University Commencement exercise, should email the Office of the Registrar at to request that their application be updated for the next consecutive application cycle before the published deadline.