Step 1: Official Transcripts and/or Test Scores
If using extenal courses (outside LACCD), external exams (AP, IB or CLEP) or course substitution (with departmet chair approval), all official documents need to be on file with LACC Admissions and Records.
Step 2: Meet with an Academic Counselor
Meet with an academic counselor to prepare for the submission of a Petition to Graduate form.
Step 3: Graduation Petition
Log-in to MyCollege.laccd.edu portal to make sure your student personal infomation such as name is correct in the system. This info will be used by the Counselor to the graduation petition.
Step 4: Commencement Ceremony
Students who meet the eligibility requirements to graduate will be invited to participate in the Commencement Ceremony held the first week of June.
Step 5: Degree Posting
Upon successful completion of all required courses, the Admissions and Records office will send an email notification to inform students of degree posting on college transcript and availability of graduation diploma for pickup.