Commencement: Graduation Checklist
- Verify your degree requirements in Self Service
Go to Current Students, and click "Self-Service" under Quicklinks. Click "My Academics" and then "View my unofficial transcript."
For questions or concerns about your degree requirements or completing your degree, please contact an Academic Advisor at 312.629.6800 as soon as possible.
- Complete the Outcomes Survey and apply to graduate
Every graduate must complete the Outcomes Survey and fill out a graduation application. The survey about your experience at SAIC and your future plans will be available March 1. At the end of the survey, you will be directed to the graduation application. Please complete the survey and the application by April 3, 2017. To pick up graduation tickets you must have completed both survey and application.
- Arrange to receive your diploma
Verify the contact information on your graduation application, as diplomas will be mailed to the address on the application. If you wish to pick up your diploma at the Registration and Records office, please notify them by May 12, 2017. Diplomas will be available for pick-up in June.
- Clear all financial holds
Outstanding fees (e.g., tuition balance, library/media center fines) must be cleared before you receive your diploma. Check your financial status at Current Students, and click "Self-Service" under Quicklinks.
- Pick up your Alumni identification card
Visit the ARTICard office (Sharp Building, 37 South Wabash Avenue, suite 254) in June to pick up your Alumni identification card. For any questions call the ARTICard Office at 312.629.9362
- Plan for post-graduation
Check out Career and Professional Experience (CAPX)'s resource database or contact their office (Lakeview Building, 116 South Michigan Avenue, suite 1400) at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.499.4130.