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Apply to Graduate

Potential graduates (those meeting graduation requirements) must now apply for graduation online.

Promptly applying for graduation assures you will be included in the 2019 Paysonian yearbook and the Commencement program. Graduation application does not guarantee that graduation requirements have been completed.

May 2019 Graduates:  Apply to Graduate   January 1, 2019 – March 15, 2019

To complete the online Application for Graduation:

  1. Go to the SUNY Canton website
  2. Go to Quick Links and choose UCanWeb
  3. Log in to UCanWeb
  4. Choose Student Menu
  5. Choose Student Records
  6. Choose Apply to Graduate
  7. Complete the application, indicating whether or not you intend to participate in the Commencement ceremony, and Submit


LATE Request to Walk form

After the Apply to Graduate deadline (March 15, 2019), a late fee of $20 will be imposed on students wishing to attend the Commencement ceremony. This fee must be paid before you can receive your grades, diploma, or transcripts.

Please note: This late fee is only for students wishing to participate in the Commencement ceremony and who have missed the Apply to Graduate deadline. This does not apply to students only receiving their diploma.

To request participation in Commencement after the Apply to Graduate deadline, please complete the LATE Request to Walk form by noon on May 3, 2019. After 12:00 p.m. on May 3, 2019, you will not have the option to participate in the Commencement ceremony.

For any questions, please contact Amber Baines, Special Events Coordinator, at (315) 386-7918 or bainesa@canton.edu.


This $25 fee is included on the Spring Semester bill and is required for all graduates.

Special Events Coordinator
Amber Baines
Phone: 315-386-7918