Graduation applications must be completed by any student wishing to receive a degree or certificate in August 2021.
The Summer 2021 graduation application deadline is Tuesday, June 1, 2021.
A $100 late fee will be assessed for each application received after June 1, 2021.
No late applications will be accepted after July 15, 2021.
The date for Summer graduation is Friday, August 6, 2021, but please note: There is no Summer ceremony. All graduates from the Summer 2021 semester will be invited to participate in the December 2021 commencement ceremony on Friday, December 17, 2021. More information about this ceremony will be available later in the Fall.
Applicants for Graduation:
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.
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.