Registrar's Office

Applying For Graduation

Students should apply for graduation according to the schedule below, preferably during the recommended application period. By applying during this recommended period, students can have their remaining degree requirements verified by the Office of Student Services before or during regular registration for the anticipated final semester

Anticipated Graduation Semester Recommended Application Period Application Deadline*
December (Fall term) February 1 – March 31 October 15

May (Spring term)

September 1 – October 15

March 13

July (Summer term) September 1 – October 15 March 15

*Students who apply after this deadline may miss having their names appear in the commencement ceremony program held at the end of each spring term. There are no commencement ceremonies held at the end of summer or fall terms.

How to Submit your Graduation Application:

  1. Select LoLA under Quick Links (upper right-hand corner)
  2. Select Academic Profile (Located in Academic Links Block)
  3. Select Apply for Graduation (Menu on the left side of your profile)
  4. Select Submit
  5. Select Program that you are applying to graduate
  6. Select Continue
  7. Select the Graduation Date that you are applying to graduate
  8. Indicate if you will be attending the ceremony?
  9. Select Continue
  10. If additional pages display continue to fill out the application until you get to the Graduation Application Summary
  11. Select Submit Request on the Application Summary Page
  12. Your application has been submitted and you will be hearing from the college via email.

FAQ's about Online Graduation Application

Take the next step

Accomplish your educational and professional goals. Take the next step and apply to join the River Parishes Community College family.

Campus Locations

Gonzales Campus
925 W. Edenborne Parkway
Gonzales, LA. 70737

Reserve Campus
181 Regala Park Road
Reserve, LA. 70084

St. Charles Campus
13145 HWY 90
Boutte, LA. 70039

Westside Campus
25250 Tenant Road
Plaquemine, LA. 70764


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