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Graduation Initiative

Graduation Initiative

What is Graduation Initiative?

Need a Class to transfer in Fall 2014?Students qualifying for the Graduation Initiative will be granted an improved registration appointments for their last term. The status will work for one semester only. Students who have 3 or fewer courses to complete an Associate degree (AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T) and verified through the graduation petition process will gain Graduation Initiative status.

Graduation Initiative status may only be granted to students one time at PCC.

Once approved and you have signed a graduation petition for Graduation Initiative status, there is no reversal of your 1 time registration priority.

Who qualifies?

Students who need up to 3 courses to complete one or more AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T and files a graduation petition.

What are the benefits?

Improved registration priority to ensure the last courses are accessible.

What is the deadline to apply for Graduation Initiative status?

October 27th, 2014 for Spring 2015.

How do I apply for the Graduation Initiative?

If you have 1-3 classes left to complete AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T have and you have only attended PCC, submit an eGrad check request.

If you have 1-3 classes left to complete AA/AS/AA-T/AS-T and you have transcripts from other schools, make an appointment to see a counselor.

How will I know if I qualify?

Via eGrad - if you qualify, you will be invited to a 30 min workshop to sign a graduation petition and complete the process

Via appointment - if you qualify, you will sign a graduation petition and the counselor will forward your name for Graduation Initiative.

Questions?

Email us at counselingdesk@pasadena.edu