Students who anticipate completing all degree requirements must apply for graduation through the Registrar's Office during the first week of their final semester of course work. A graduation fee should be submitted to the Business Office of the university. Cap and gowns are ordered through the North Georgia Bookstore. Students are expected to attend the graduation exercises at which their degrees are to be conferred. No students will be issued diplomas or transcripts of credits if they are in default of any payments due the university.