To obtain a degree or certificate from LaGuardia Community College, students must apply for Intent to Graduate. Students in their final
12-week session must register for Intent to Graduate in order to have their records reviewed. If all requirements are not met by the end of the final session of attendance, the student must reapply for graduation in order to be considered for the subsequent semester.
Students can register for Intent to Graduate via CUNYfirst (GRDOOO, section #49994), or in person at the
Enrollment Services Center, room C107. Please print and complete the attached form and bring
it with you to room C107. For more information, email CallCenter@lagcc.cuny.edu or call
Note: The deadline to register for Intent to Graduate for Spring 2015 is April 29, 2015
If applying before March 9, 2015, please register via CUNYfirst
If applying after March 9, 2015, please register in person in Room C107
For more info visit our Commencement site.
Grade Point Average
must successfully complete a minimum of 30 credits at the College before being
awarded a degree.
Note: Up to 10 exemption credits, as well as courses
taken on permit, may be used to fulfill this requirement.
Upon graduation a student’s record is frozen. No changes can be made to the
record.Pursuit of Additional Study After Graduation
Registrar’s Office determines that you have met the requirements for
graduation, you may not continue taking courses at LaGuardia Community College
unless you have filed a second degree/credential or a non-degree application.Second credential students
Students who have earned a certificate
and then wish to pursue a degree, and students who graduate with a degree and
wish to pursue a certificate, must apply for a “Second Degree.” Information on
how to apply to LaGuardia can be found in the Admissions Office in Room C102.
Courses completed for the first credential may be used to meet the requirements
of the second credential. Students must re-register for “Intent to Graduate” in
the semester in which they anticipate completing the second credential.
Second degree students
Students who have graduated from
LaGuardia Community College and who are interested in pursuing a second degree
at LaGuardia should contact the Admissions Office in Room C102. Second degree students must complete LaGuardia’s residency requirements
of 30 credits toward the new degree and may transfer up to 30 credits toward a
degree. All second degree students will be held accountable for the Cooperative
For more information, visit the
Enrollment Services Center in Room C107 or call 718-482-5242 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.