Graduation - Montreat College


Preparing to Graduate (2021-22)

Here are the steps you need to take to complete your degree.

Graduation Application

You must apply to graduate!

If you plan to complete your degree requirements during the…

  • Fall semester, apply by October 1.
  • Spring semester, apply by February 22.
  • Summer term, apply by June 1.*

*A petition is required in the preceding Spring ceremony. (See “Commencement Attendance Petition” in the college catalog for details.)

Your Final Semester

Before registering for your final semester at Montreat College, check with your advisor to be certain you have scheduled all remaining course requirements.

General Graduation Requirements

You will need to have:

  • Completed all general education and major requirements
  • 120 total hours (minimum)
  • 27 hours at the 300/3000 level or above
  • 18 hours completed at Montreat in your major (if you transferred to Montreat)
  • All competencies completed
  • Documentation of any exceptions granted

See “Academic Requirements for Graduation” in the catalog for additional information.

Students at Montreat College graduation ceremony

Montreat College Virtual Commencement

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 | 2 p.m. ET

We commemorated our graduates in the one hundred and fifth year of the college.

View the video and the commencement program


If you have questions about graduation requirements or commencement, please contact the Office of the Registrar at or 828.419.2333.