Graduation and Commencement Ceremony

Summer Graduation Progress Tracker

Want to know the status of your graduation right now?
The Graduation Progress Tracker is designed to give you a live look at the administrative processes happening now, as we ensure that your hard earned degree is awarded and you receive your diploma or certificate.
Keep checking back for updates. Go BUCS!

  • The purple boxes denote completion progress
  • Clicking on the progress titles in the menu below will display a list of what’s involved in each phase

Grades Due Grade Processing* AutoGrad Graduation** Diplomas End of Cycle

*Transcripts available with final grades
**Transcripts available with final grades and awarded degree

Grades Due From Professors +Estimated Date of Completion: 8/08/2017

  • Professors submit grades by 4:30pm (Aug. 8)

Grade Processing+Estimated Date of Completion: 8/11/2017

  • Grades posted to academic record
  • Grade forgiveness & GPA updated on academic record
  • Process Grade Forgiveness
  • Transcript ready with final grades

AutoGrad Processing+Estimated Date of Completion: 8/18/2017

  • System automatically checking for degree completion

Graduation Processing+Estimated Date of Completion: 8/23/2017

  • Internal random auditing
  • Academic departments receive list of graduates
  • Degrees posted to academic records
  • School of Education Endorsements posted to transcripts
  • Graduates notified of awarded degree via BUCS email
  • Transcripts ready with degree notation

Diploma Processing+Estimated Date of Completion: 8/25/2017

  • Diploma print order submitted (please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery to the address on file)
  • Graduates notified via BUCS email when diplomas are en route

End of Graduation Cycle+Estimated Date of Completion: 9/18/2017

  • Continuation of record review, for students with outstanding requirements (“I” grades, pending transcripts)
  • Final diploma order submitted
  • Diplomas mailed
  • Students notified via Bucs email

Office of the Registrar
8099 College Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33919

E-mail Address:

General: (239) 489-9121
Fax: (239) 489-9040

Hours of Operation

Monday, Thursday & Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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