Application for Graduation Form | Briar Cliff University

Apply to Graduate

Are You Graduating? 

Congratulations on your impending graduation. We hope you are as proud as we are of everything that you have achieved in your academic career thus far. All current students who are anticipated graduates, must complete the form below to apply to graduate from Briar Cliff University. 

Please note: Commencement is a ticketless event and we want to keep it that way. All of our graduates have the ability to invite their entire support system. As a result there is a graduation fee of $100 plus a $90 fee purchase a cap and gown (could be less that $90 depending on the gown required) that will be add to your student account with the completion of this form. The graduation fee covers the cost of commencement and all other administrative costs associated with graduation. The cap and gown cost will be the cost to purchase a graduation gown that will be available for pick-up either at Baccalaureate Mass or in the green room before Commencement. 

Complete the form below to apply to graduate from Briar Cliff University. 

Phonetic Spelling

On the application, you will be asked to phonetically spell your first and last name. Your name may not be pronounced correctly if you do not include the phonetic spelling. For more information on phonetic spelling, see the guide below.

Pronunciation Guide (PDF)

Pronunciation guide for phonetic spelling of names.