Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

FALL 2020 SEMESTER AND COVID-19 UPDATE: The EMCC campus is open to EMCC employees, students attending on-campus classes, or those with an appointment. All student support services are available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

EMCC Graduation and Commencement


Join us for our virtual graduation celebration!


Go to Celebration!


 Other important information:

  • Refunds have been processed for those who paid the $25 fee to participate in the May 8, 2020 in-person ceremony.
  • Diplomas for your earned degree(s) and certificate(s) will be mailed to the address in your Student Center by approximately August 1, 2020. All financial obligations to EMCC  must be cleared before we can release your degree and/or certificate and transcript. Log in to to update your address and check your student email for updates.

See the Letter from the EMCC President for more information, or complete our Student Services Request Form to connect with our Student Services teams. Check out this page for updates regarding our 2020 virtual graduation celebration!


We know how hard you've worked to reach your educational goal, and we are proud of you.

Whether you have been working toward a degree or a certificate, the first step in the graduation process is to apply for graduation.

The Spring graduation application deadline has passed.  Students may now submit graduation applications for Fall 2020. 

Steps to Apply

  • Step 1: Prepare Your Application

    a. Complete the Exit Survey and print the confirmation
    b. Print the Graduation Application 
    c. If you haven’t already done so, submit your official transcripts from other schools to Admissions, Records & Registration 

  • Step 2: Connect with Your Advisor

    Your advisor will complete your graduation application with you. As you both work through the application, your advisor will:

    a. Review the graduation requirements for your respective catalog year
    b. Complete a check sheet for each program you are applying for
    c. Assist with selecting the final classes required for your graduation
    d. Your advisor will submit the completed graduation application to Admissions & Records.