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200.10 - Graduation Ceremony Participation

University Group Policy #200.10

I.  Policy Statement

Only students who have successfully completed all requirements for the degree as certified by the Office of the Registrar may participate in the university’s graduation ceremony. All requirements for the degree and should be completed by the due date for senior grade posting. Students who are completing courses in the semester in which they plan to participate in the graduation ceremony should monitor their grades as they are posted in the students’ electronic records (specifically mid-term and final grades). Students will not receive official transcripts or a paper degree until all financial obligations have been satisfied.

II.     Applicability

This policy applies to Winston-Salem State University students.

Responsible Division: Provost & Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs

Authority: Board of Trustees


  • Adopted: March 20, 2015