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Student Success

Graduating and Moving On


If your goals include receiving your Associates Degree at LAVC follow this checklist to keep you on track for graduation and to moving on to a four year university or to begin your full time career.

Confirm the term you are graduating.


Apply for graduation by the deadline.


Prepare a plan for continuing your education or gaining employment after graduation.


Write a resume that documents your educational and workplace achievements and skills.


Gather recommendation letters from faculty, advisors, and staff.


Be able to communicate to others what you have learned and what you can do orally and in writing


Maintain social connections made at Valley with staff, students, advisors, and faculty for references and future opportunities.