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Graduation and the surrounding ceremonies are a wonderful way to finish your college career. Use this information to make sure you are able to walk across that stage.

Apply for graduation at least two semesters before you plan to graduate for early feedback from advisors on graduation requirements.

Check the  for application deadlines.

Undergraduate Students (B.B.A., B.S.A.)

Apply through Pathway

Once the completed application is received, the Bloch School Student Services Office will conduct a degree audit. If you submit your application two semesters in advance of the term you plan to graduate, you will receive a graduation audit and a follow up audit before the start of your final term. If you turn your application in by the Registrar’s published deadline, you may receive only a graduation audit. The audit will be sent through Connect to your UMKC student email.

Graduate Students (M.B.A., M.P.A., M.S.A., M.S.E.R.E., M.S.F.)

  1. Apply through Pathway
  2. Complete the Program of Study form (PDF). Be sure to hand-sign it.
  3. Submit completed forms to the Bloch School Graduate Programs Office, 418 Bloch Executive Hall. If you turn the application in to the UMKC Registrar’s Office it will not be processed.

You can access grades and course information in Pathway.  gives instructions on where grade information can be found.

Once the completed application is received, the Bloch School Student Services Office will conduct a degree audit. If problems are discovered, you will be contacted via UMKC email, phone or mail with additional information. You will receive a copy of your completed degree audit via mail along with additional graduation information.

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首页betway必威Regalia (cap, gown, hood, etc.) is ordered through the .

The May 2020 Graduation Fair will be held on Tuesday, March 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday, March 11 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the UMKC Bookstore.

…I am not finished with all of my classes?
首页betway必威 Yes. You must be within six hours of having your degree requirements completed.

首页betway必威You will need to fill out your  for the semester in which you will finish your degree (not participate in the ceremony).

首页betway必威Contact the Bloch Student Services Office if you are planning on participating in a ceremony even though you will not be finished with your program requirements until the following semester.

Questions? Contact the Bloch School Student Services Office.

…I missed the application deadline?
Maybe. It depends on how long ago the deadline was.

Contact our office at 816-235-2215 immediately for your options.

Latin honors are for undergraduate students only.

首页betway必威If you are receiving Latin honors you will be notified prior to graduation.

For information on the requirements for Latin honors eligibility, please .

The Bloch School participates in many honorary societies. If you qualify for membership you will be invited to join in writing.

2020 Spring Ceremony

The Bloch School Spring 2020 in-person commencement ceremony has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

At this time the university is collecting feedback on how to creatively celebrate students virtually this May. Graduates received an email from the Provost Office with a link to a survey asking for their feedback. Survey results will be collected until April 13th首页betway必威 at 12:00 pm. More information will be sent directly to students through their UMKC email once a decision has been made from the information collected from the survey.

首页betway必威That being said, we also want to extend the invitation to our May and Summer 2020 graduates to walk across the stage at the December 2020 in-person ceremony.

The Bloch School is so proud of our graduates and we are looking forward to celebrating your success! Thank you for your patience during this time.