All students must complete the following university graduation requirements
beyond their college specific degree requirements.
Complete a minimum of 192 quarter hours.
Earn a minimum of 2.000 cumulative grade point average.
Satisfy all the regulations of the individual college or school granting the degree.
Earn grades of C- or better in all major, minor and allied field
classes. Please note that the cumulative grade point average in each of
major and/or minor field of study must be greater than or equal to
Complete the residency requirement, i.e., he or she must have
completed the following work at DePaul University: the final 60 quarter
hours of credit, one-half of the credit earned in the major area of
concentration, one-half of the credit earned in the minor if applicable and
all courses in the senior year.
Complete the online degree conferral application in Campus Connect by the designated deadline date.
August conferral applicants who wish to participate in
the June commencement ceremony must apply for degree conferral, RSVP for
the ceremony and order their cap and gown by the first week in May.
For the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the graduation process has two distinct components: degree conferral and commencement.
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Visit the DePaul Commencement website