Important Graduation Dates

Important: All students must apply for graduation through their Student Records in WEBSIS. Use the dates below to confirm that all graduation – related items have been completed by the deadlines indicated.

12/02/2019 Fall Application Open – Application for graduation opens to eligible students for degrees awarded in December 2020
9/25/2020 Deadline for Undergraduate and Graduate students to submit a degree application online for degrees to be awarded in December 2020
9/25/2020 Deadline for all degree candidate name and/or name changes to appear in any printed Commencement related materials and/or included in any video productions
mid-November Notification begins for all Undergraduate December degree applicants of preliminary clearance status
mid-November Notification begins for all Graduate December degree applicants of preliminary clearance status
12/11/2020 Deadline for all Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants who received a Federal Direct Loan during your time at Morgan State University to complete an Exit Counseling session by the federal government in order to be included in the first diploma order*
12/11/2020 Deadline for all Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants to satisfy ALL financial obligations to the university to be included in the first diploma order**
12/11/2020 Deadline for all Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants to submit a Personal Information Update form to update their name on file, mailing address listed in WEBSIS, personal email and/or cell phone number
12/11/2020 Deadline for all Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants to create and/or update their Parchment account with a person email
12/21/2020 All Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants’ grades are due by 12 PM
12/22/2020 -1/3/2021 Winter Recess (Campus Closed)
1/4/2021 – 1/15/2021 Fall 2020 Clearance Review, The Office of Registrar and graduation coordinators will be reviewing all Undergraduate and Graduate December degree applicants for final clearance.
Early February Diploma order placed for all Undergraduate and Graduate students who have fulfilled all of their academic and financial obligations.

* If you are unsure of your Federal Loan recipient status during your time at Morgan, you can check online at https://www.nslds.ed.gov/.  You can also contact Morgan’s Loan Office at msuloanoffice@morgan.edu for assistance.

** You can pay your bill online though your WEBSIS account. You can also contact the Bursar Office for inquiries about your bill, they can be reached via email at Bursar@morgan.edu.