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Apply for Your Certificate or Diploma


View from the graduation platform looking into the audience

Congratulations on finishing all of your coursework to earn your certificate or degree! Celebrate your success by taking the next few steps to apply for your diploma.

There is no deadline to apply for your degree. Graduation applications are processed year-round and can be submitted within one week of completing the final course of a degree/certificate program.

Please be sure that you complete the following steps before applying for graduation

  1. Verify that all official transcripts from other colleges or universities are on file at Rio Salado College (RSC).
  2. Verify that your mailing address is correct. All degrees/certificates will be mailed to the applicant’s address of record in RSC’s Student Information System.
  3. Pay all debts with any of the Maricopa Community Colleges. All debts must be cleared before a degree/certificate can be awarded.

Please contact RSC’s Registration and Records office at 480-517-8540 to complete the above mentioned items.

Then, follow the link below to submit your application for graduation/commencement. Fill out the form completely. If you have any questions about your degree program or catalog year, contact Academic Advisement at 480-517-8580.

Submit Application

Alert!

If you are planning to attend the commencement ceremony in May, your application must be submitted by March 1st.

Apply for Your Certificate or Diploma