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Application for Graduation


Early in the final semester of a student’s program, s/he must complete and submit an application for graduation. The submission of the application, by the published deadline, will initiate many processes related to the anticipated graduation of the student.

Contact Person

Paula Stossel: 724-357-1293

Lynn Troyan: 724-357-4511


Students apply for graduation online through URSA. Information about the application, deadlines, and commencement is located on IUP’s Commencement website.

The information must be completed accurately and completely.

The submission deadlines are:

May Graduation: May 1

August Graduation: August 1

December Graduation: December 1

Note: Given the number of offices using the graduation application information, the deadline dates for submission of the Graduation Application are firm.

  • School of Graduate Studies and Research
  • Stright Hall, Room 101
    210 South Tenth Street
    Indiana, PA 15705-1048
  • Phone: 724-357-2222
  • Fax: 724-357-4862
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Summer: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.