Diplomas & Certificates
The Application for Graduation & Diploma Order form are required in order for Antioch University to confer a student’s degree. The Application for Graduation & Certificate Order form are required in order to Antioch University to issue a student’s certificate. Once all requirements for graduation have been met (including financial obligations), the University Records Administration Office will send the diploma or certificate by certified mail to the address listed on the Application for Graduation. Fees may apply to international shipping.
Antioch University Santa Barbara’s commencement ceremony occurs annually in June. Students are eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony if they have successfully completed all degree requirements, including any outstanding Incompletes, by the end of the Summer term of the current year. Students who are scheduled to complete all degree requirements during the current Spring or upcoming Summer quarter or Summer semester are eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony, pending a candidacy review. Students who graduated during the prior Spring or Summer quarter or Summer semester, but were unable to participate in the prior year’s commencement ceremony, are eligible to participate in the current year’s ceremony.