At the end of each semester, Lone Star College awards diplomas to students who complete their degree/certificate requirements. Students who are candidates for graduation are invited to participate in their college's commencement ceremony each May. An application for graduation should be submitted prior to the semester that all course work is completed.
Graduation Application Deadlines
You must complete a graduation application through myLoneStar.
Graduation application deadlines are:
- October 1st for Fall diploma
- February 1st for Spring diploma
- April 1st for Summer diploma
Meet With An Advisor
Meet with your advisor or counselor to discuss transfer requirements and career opportunities. Check out our Transfer Resources for important information about application deadlines, transfer agreements and much more!
Interested in a particular career? Talk with your career counselor about career opportunities, resume writing tips and interview success skills.
Graduation Orientation sessions provide students with a unique opportunity to celebrate with fellow graduates while also receiving important information for the upcoming commencement ceremony.
Contact your campus for specific dates and times.
Celebrate your achievements at Commencement!
Commencement is a great time to celebrate your accomplishments with your family, friends and fellow graduates in May. Don't forget to pick up your graduation cap and gown!