Participation and Criteria
Criteria for Marching in Commencement
Graduate students at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences who anticipate meeting all remaining program requirements during the winter semester, and who have successfully defended their theses, may participate in commencement. Final instructions regarding graduation will be mailed only to those who submit their participation forms and payment.
Graduate students at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences planning to participate in commencement should complete the Commencement Participation Form mailed to them from the Office of the University Registrar. Return the completed form in the provided envelope as soon as you receive it. Both parts of the form and the nonrefundable fee to cover cap and gown expenses must be returned to the Office of the Registrar, Horvitz Building, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-9918. Faxed forms will not be accepted. Note that the Commencement participation fee does not cover the degree (diploma) application fee. Final instructions regarding graduation will be mailed about two weeks prior to the ceremony to those graduates who submit participation forms and payment.
For complete details on participating in Commencement, review the NSU Commencement Brochure or contact Isabelle De Castro, the graduate program enrollment coordinator at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, at (954) 262-8361.