Santa Clara University

Preparing for Graduation

Every graduating senior must submit a “Candidacy Petition for the Bachelor’s Degree” signed by the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Business Programs, and a Requirements Checklist completed by the Undergraduate Business Programs Office to the Office of the Registrar according to the deadlines and procedures published in the quarterly class schedule.

In order to meet these deadlines in the School of Business, you need to complete a “Candidacy Petition for the Bachelor’s Degree” in the Undergraduate Business Programs Office (Lucas Hall 115) according to the following schedule:


Graduation Date

Petition Due in UGBP
(Lucas 115)

Petition Due in
Office of the Registrar

August/September 2010

April 9, 2010

April 23, 2010

December 2010

June 1, 2010

October 8, 2010

March 2011

November 1, 2010

January 21, 2011

June 2011

December 1, 2010

February 18, 2011



Once your pre-graduation evaluation has been completed, you will receive a link to the Senior Exit Survey via your GroupWise email.  After you have completed the survey, we will notify that you should return to the Undergraduate Business Programs office to pick up your completed paperwork for submission to the Office of the Registrar.

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