ATTENTION:  Students who did not apply for graduation through the university for December of 2014 or May of 2015 will not be able to access the application.  Please send an email to:, to give us your ID number so that we can manually add you to the database.  Once your ID is in the database, you will be able to access the application. Please note the  $35 University fee application is a separate fee from the Latino Commencement Celebration which is also $35.


                                   (read below before you apply)

Once you have filled out the on-line application, you have a few payment options:

  1. Pay online immediately after submitting your application.   You will automatically be classified as "paid", there is no need to turn in an additional receipt.  IMPORTANT: If you close the application window without paying, you will need to bring your payment to the Cashier Window.
  2. Personally deliver the application receipt (which is the last page once you have filled out the application information) with your payment to the Cashier's Window in the South Lobby of the Joyal Administration Building. Accepted forms of payment include cash, credit card (Visa or MasterCard), money order, or check. Make checks payable to Fresno State and include your student ID number.

          3. Mail your application receipt and payment to

Dean Luz Gonzalez
California State University, Fresno
College of Social Science
5340 N. Campus Drive M/S SS91
Fresno, CA 93740-8019

It is important to print and complete the application receipt before you go to the Cashier’s Window. If you forget or are unable to print the form, you will need to stop by Social Sciences 108 to pick up a duplicate form.

There are no refunds. All applications received after the deadline (April 17th) will be subject to a $10 late fee.