Charles Sturt University

Options to Graduate

Options to graduate

There are two options for you to graduate at CSU. You can attend one of our ceremonies, or graduate in absentia, which means we'll send your graduation documents in the mail.

In all cases, you can only graduate if you have received a notification from us.

Attend one of our graduation ceremonies

May in Goulburn (Policing students)

  • We'll notify you: in February
  • Location: Goulburn
  • Eligibility: Goulburn students only

August in Sydney

  • We'll notify you: in April
  • Location: Sydney
  • Eligibility: Course completed by July

December at a CSU campus

  • We'll notify you: in September
  • Location: CSU campuses
  • Eligibility: Course completed by November

Graduate without attending a ceremony

If you can't make it to a graduation ceremony, you can choose to have your award conferred via in absentia. This means you'll receive your graduation documents in the mail. Keep in mind that if choose this option, you won't be able to attend a graduation ceremony.

Find out how to graduate in absentia.