Graduation Information | Mercy College

Graduation Information

Applying for Graduation

Graduation Applications are available on the fifth floor of the College at the Student Records Office or by clicking on this link. Please have your academic advisor review your plan of study, and then sign your graduation application and return it to the Student Records Office or Darnell Irvine (at the Youngstown Site).

Students who plan to graduate in the following semesters your applications are due:

Graduating Application Deadline
Fall 2016 Friday, July 1, 2016
Spring 2017 Friday, November 4, 2016
Summer 2016 Monday, February 1, 2016

Cap and Gown Ordering

The deadline has passed for ordering caps and gowns for the May Commencement ceremony.  If you still want to walk at graduation, please contact Lisa Rockwell at to request a cap and gown.  Additional fees may apply for late orders and there are no guarantees the order can be processed in time.

Potential Graduation Fees

Graduation Announcements
$1.00 per announcement

The Toledo campus commencement ceremony will be Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm at the Toledo Museum of Art Peristyle.

The St. Elizabeth campus commencement ceremony will be May 9, 2016 at the St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown, Ohio. 


For questions concerning commencement, please contact Lisa Rockwell, Associate Registrar

Graduation Application (PDF)

Helpful Links

Cathedral of St. Columba, Youngstown, Ohio

Diploma Frames

Toledo and Youngstown students and alumni have the opportunity to order a beautiful custom Mercy College of Ohio diploma frame. These frames are embossed with the Mercy College Seal and will allow you to display your diploma with pride. Build your own custom frame at Frames are shipped to you directly. Please feel free to stop by the Mercy College Clothing Store to see a sample.

The Student Records Offices are located on the 6th Floor of Mercy College on the Madison side.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Personal appointments made upon request.