Santa Clara University


Petition to Graduate

Use this website for information to prepare for graduation and participate in the Santa Clara University Commencement Ceremony in June.

 Degree Requirements completed by  Available Online  Deadline
 September of 2015  2/15/2015  5/15/2015
 December of 2015  7/15/2015  8/15/2015
 March of 2016  10/2/2015  12/15/2015
 June of 2016  1/15/2016  2/15/2016


Approved Petitioners

See this page for the list of student petitions we've approved


Commencement at Santa Clara University

Apart from the pre-ceremony reception hosted by Dean Starbird, Santa Clara University produces all Commencement activities. Visit the Commencement website for graduate students here »

Graduation Day Events Schedule- Friday, June 10, 2016


Time  Event  Location Cost  May guests attend?
3:00 PM  Hospitality Tent  Tent Pavilion,
Stanton Field 
none  n/a 
4:00 PM  Commencement Liturgy
(Catholic Mass) 
Leavey Center  none  yes 
5:00 PM GBP Commencement Celebration  On Campus
TBD Yes tickets required for all guests
7:00 PM Graduates line up for procession  In front of SCU bookstore  n/a  no
7:30 PM  SCU Commencement Ceremony  Leavey Center  n/a  Ceremony ticket distribution is managed by the University Event Planning Office 

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