- Current & Future Students
Graduate Nursing ProgramPlease note: All graduation applications are only valid for the semester for which they were submitted. If you previously applied and were not approved for a prior semester you will need to submit a “Late/Reapplication” graduation application available in “Graduation Planning Tools” under the Student Tools tab of FlashLine. This application should be printed and submitted to the Office of Student Services for processing.
Graduate School Nursing Program - Graduation Requirements:
Each Graduate nursing student should meet with the academic advisor if they are uncertain of their graduation date. Candidates for graduation can either obtain a copy of the application here or in the Office of Graduate Programs (214 Henderson Hall). University graduation applications are NOT applicable.
Please note: All graduation applications are only valid for the semester for which they were submitted. If you previously applied and were not approved for a prior semester you will need to resubmit a new application.
Spring applications will be requested in November
Summer applications will be requested in February
Fall applications will be requested in May
Upon receipt of your graduation application we will review your academic record and verify completion of degree requirements. We will send you written confirmation of remaining coursework and specify any areas needing follow-up.
During your graduation semester you will receive information from Commencement/University Ceremonies about the actual commencement ceremony and ordering caps and gowns. For specific concerns regarding commencement please contact: Kelly Daw at (330) 672-2235 or you can visit the website at www.kent.edu/ksugraduation Your application for graduation triggers all of the above actions, so please do not delay.
A NOTE ABOUT YOUR DIPLOMA: Please be aware that the student’s name that is officially registered with the university is the name that will be printed on your diploma. Also be aware that if you have “restricted” your personal information within the university, this information will be withheld and not listed in the commencement program or be released to the press. If you would like to remove your “restriction”, you will need to make the change yourself in FlashLine (flashline.kent.edu)prior to the end of your last semester. A name change requires presenting official documentation (marriage license) in person to the Registrar. Have questions? Call (330) 672-3131.