Fall Commencement

Graduation applications must be completed by any student wishing to receive a degree or certificate in December 2021.

The date of Fall commencement is Friday, December 17, 2021.
The Fall 2021 graduation application deadline was Friday, October 1, 2021.
A $100 late fee will be assessed for each application received after October 1, 2021.
No late applications will be accepted after November 30, 2021.


Applicants for Graduation:




2021 Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Allegany College of Maryland will celebrate its 2021 graduates with a virtual commencement ceremony. With the health and safety of students and their loved ones of utmost importance for ACM, a virtual commencement ceremony honoring Spring 2021 graduates from all campuses will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2021.  The virtual ceremony will be streamed on ACM’s Facebook page, and later posted to the college's YouTube channel. Spring graduates will also be invited to participate in the next in-person commencement ceremony. 

Students approved for graduation should check their ACM student email account for further communication on details of the virtual commencement.  

Additional information can be found here.  Questions may be emailed to Joanna DuVall or by calling 301-784-5288.


Graduation Course Request



Graduation Honors

Students receiving an associate degree or a certificate under one of the several certificate programs will be graduated Summa Cum Laude if their cumulative grade point average is at least 3.80. Those whose cumulative grade point average is between 3.51 and 3.79, inclusive, will be graduated Magna Cum Laude. Those students whose cumulative grade point average is between 3.30 and 3.50, inclusive, will be graduated Cum Laude.

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