Preparing for Graduation

 

Graduation Checklist:

  • Review Degree Audit with your academic advisor
  • Apply online for graduation
  • Pay the graduation fee online or at the Business Office
  • Update legal address if applicable  (where diploma is sent)

A graduation application and fee must be submitted to graduate from Barton even if a student is not participating in the commencement ceremony.

The Commencement Ceremony is held in May for the Barton County campus (Great Bend) and in December and May for the Fort Riley campus.  Those invited to participate in the ceremony at the Barton County campus are graduates (certificates and degrees) from the prior summer and fall semesters, as well as, the current spring applicants.

Graduation ceremony information for the Barton County campus is posted on the Barton website.  Diplomas are mailed approximately 8 weeks after final audits are conducted on both certificates and degrees.

Graduation Application Priority Deadlines:

  • February 1          Spring Graduation
  • June 1                Summer Graduation
  • September 1       Fall Graduation

 

General Requirements for degree candidates:

  • Application completed online and graduation fee paid
  • A minimum of 15 hours of Barton hours
  • Must achieve a minimum of 2.0 cumulative grade point average
  • Must have an official high school transcript on file at Barton.  If not available, review Barton's ATB academic policy.

 

Students seeking a Barton certificate must achieve a minimum of 2.0 cumulative grade point average and have an official high school transcript on file at Barton.  If not available, review Barton's ATB academic policy.

 

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