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Graduation Office

Graduation, Certificates and Transfer

Admissions & Records
Contact & Hours

Student Services Center
(SSC) 1st floor


Monday - Thursday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM


To Earn a Certificate or Graduate 

Fill out the Graduation & Certificate Petition [PDF: 160KB]

  1. Submit the completed petition to the Admissions & Records Office, located in the Student Services Center 1st Floor.

If you are unsure about whether you've met graduation requirements, please make an appointment to meet with a counselor for a pre-graduation check. The deadline to file a Graduation and Certificate Petition for Spring 2019 is March 15, 2019 (EXTENDED).

Degrees and Certificates:

All notifications about your petition will be emailed to your LACCD Student Email account. Please check it regularly.

Processing Time:
Petitions are evaluated at the end of the term. Please allow 2 months from the end of the semester for evaluations to be completed and certificates and degrees to be posted on your transcript.

Diploma and Certificates:
Diplomas and certificates will be mailed to the mailing address on file with the college.

The commencement ceremony takes place in June. For more information about the ceremony, check the Commencement Webpage