Apply for Graduation

Students who have earned 78 credits toward a bachelor degree or 32 credits toward an associate degree may apply for graduation. 


Students can apply for graduation (and update their graduation dates) on the MyISU Portal.

  • Go to
  • Log on to the Portal using Sycamore login and password.
  • Click on the "Student" tab.
  • Click on "Apply for Graduation—Undergraduates Only" and follow the instructions.

Please verify that the major(s) and minor(s) listed are correct. For help, contact the Office of Registration and Records.

Important Deadlines and Information

Students have until the close of business on the last day of the term to apply to graduate. However, students who wish to have their names listed in the commencement program must adhere to publication deadlines distributed via their ISU student e-mail accounts approximately six weeks prior to graduation. This e-mail account should be checked regularly for important notifications regarding commencement, graduation, and the status of the student's application for graduation.

Further Information

For further information, refer to graduation requirements.


Office of Registration and Records
Parson Hall 009
200 North 7th Street
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809
(812) 237-2020


The Catalog of Indiana State University is the document of authority for all students. The requirements given in the Catalog supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time. The right to correct errors is also reserved.