In order to officially graduate, students must complete the application for graduation process listed below.

 Apply to graduate

  1. Login to your UAOnline account and check DegreeWorks to see if it indicates all program requirements have been met.
  2. Login to your UAOnline account and click on Apply to Graduate under the Student Services & Account Information tab.  A $20 processing fee will be applied to your student account after submitting your online application.
  3. Verify your mailing address and preferred email in your UAOnline account.
  4. Meet with your academic advisor.  Call (907) 745-9762 to set up an appointment.
  5. After meeting with your advisor, pay the graduation fee as soon as possible to avoid delayed processing.
  6. Check your preferred email account for further information about your graduation application.

Deadlines & Fees

  • To graduate at the end of fall semester – November 1
  • To graduate at the end of spring semester – April 6 (late applications will be accepted until late April but names may not appear in commencement program)
  • To graduate at the end of summer semester – July 1


Graduation policies

Information on graduating with honors and other graduation-related policies are explained in the UAA catalog. Refer to this link for details Graduation with Honors


Mat-Su College honors its graduates at an annual commencement ceremony each May.  Visit the MSC Commencement Page for details, which are updated in early March.  All graduates who have completed a degree, certificate, or occupational endorsement during the preceding summer, fall, or spring semester are encouraged to attend.

Students graduating from other UA campuses or eLearning programs may participate in the Mat-Su College ceremony. Contact Student Services to apply.

Career Development

Mat-Su College Career Development offers graduates assistance with

  • Writing resumes and cover letters that get noticed
  • Identifying effective job search strategies
  • Developing interview skills

Call 907-745-9762 to set an appointment.

Alumni opportunities

Visit our Alumni web page to stay informed about happenings on campus and activities for alumni.