Graduation Procedures

Students must complete the Application for Candidacy and Application for Graduation to be eligible to receive the MBA degree.

Application for Candidacy for MBA Degree

EMBA students must complete the Application for Candidacy for the Master of Business Administration Degree immediately upon completion of 12 semester credit hours. This signed form should be submitted to Alicia Layne, Sul Ross State University, Department of Business Administration, P. O. Box C-35, Alpine, TX 79832, USA.

Application for Graduation

EMBA students must complete and submit a typed Graduation Application one long semester before the anticipated graduation date. The due dates noted on the academic calendar must be adhered to or graduation will be delayed until the following semester.

Graduation fees are required and may be paid to the Cashier's office. Request an emailed receipt which must be submitted with the application to the Dean of the School of Professional Studies. A $30 graduation fee that must be paid by every graduating student. Late fees will be applied if the graduation application is received after the published deadline. An in-absentia fee is charged to students who will not attend the commencement ceremony in Alpine.

Please meet deadline dates established on the academic calendar.

Graduation Ceremony

We encourage EMBA students to cross the stage at commencement; it is a special day for everyone. EMBA students who participate in the graduation ceremony must order and pay for the graduation regalia (cap, gown, hood, tassel) no later than two weeks prior to commencement. Call the SRSU bookstore at (432) 837-8194. Payment is required at the time the order is placed; credit cards are accepted.

Upon request, the Department of Business Administration will pick up the graduation regalia and deliver it to the student upon arrival in Alpine. Please call 432-837-8066 at least two weeks before graduation to request this complimentary service.

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