Applying For Graduation In Prism

Follow these steps to apply for graduation from UW Colleges.

  1. Sign into PRISM
  2. Navigate to Self Service, Student Center, My Academics
  3. Click on Apply for Graduation
    Apply for graduation screenshot
  4. Again, click on Apply for Graduation
    Prism application step two
  5. Choose the term from which you expect to graduate (Fall, Winterim, Spring or Summer) from the Select Term dropdown
    Step three in prism directions for applying for graduation
  6. Click the Continue button
  7. Click the Submit Application button
  8. Click on Graduation Status
    Sixth step in PRISM to apply for graduation
  9. Click on Degree Name
  10. Enter your name exactly as you want it to appear on your diploma. Click the Save button, then click the OK button
  11. Click on Degree Address. Then click on the Add A New Address button
  12. Enter the address where you would like your diploma mailed. Click the OK button
  13. Click on the box to the left of Diploma and click the Save button

Notables: 

Students should apply for graduation one fall/spring semester prior to their final semester.

Associate degree seeking students must complete a minimum of 60 degree credits, have a minimum of a 2.00 cumulative grade point average, and meet the core and breadth requirements.  Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences students must complete a minimum of 120 degree credits, have a minimum of a 2.000 cumulative grade point average, and meet the BAAS requirements. Meeting the requirements for graduation is a responsibility of the student.