Graduation Instructions

Apply for Associate Degree Graduation

If you believe you have completed the necessary requirements for your associate degree, declare your intent by completing the online associate degree application.  We encourage students to meet with your assigned Academic Advisor to review your application. 

Attend Commencement - Ceremony Information

The University of Wisconsin of Milwaukee at Washington County will hold its commencement ceremony with the main UWM campus on Sunday, May 19, 2019. The ceremony honors the hard work and achievements of our graduates, as well as acknowledges the invaluable support received from their family and friends.  All students who meet the graduation requirements are encouraged to participate.

Associate Degree Posting & Diplomas

Associate Degrees will be posted within 3-4 weeks after grades are finalized.  You can expect to have your diploma mailed on 8-10 weeks after the semester ends.

Stay connected with us!

The Washington County Campus Foundation looks forward to welcoming you into the alumni family and helping continue your connection with the University.

Posthumous Degree Application 

The UWM at Washington County may award a degree posthumously.  The Dean, upon the recommendation of the Collegium, and with the support of the Associate Dean, may award a degree posthumously to any student who met the eligibility requirements.  The posthumous degree application allows the University to consider awarding an associate degree posthumously.