Masks Required in On-Campus Indoor Spaces

Recent CDC guidance indicates counties with substantial or high transmission rates are, once again, requiring the wearing of face coverings. Beginning Tuesday, August 10, face coverings are required for all persons in indoor public spaces at Northland.

TRF Campus Graduates

Graduation information for graduates of the Northland Thief River Falls campus.

Apply for Graduation

Graduation is not automatic; ALL STUDENTS MUST APPLY TO GRADUATE even if they do not intend to participate in the commencement ceremony.

Application Deadlines

Term Deadline to Apply
Fall Graduation (December) October 15
Spring or Summer Graduation (May) March 1

*If a graduation deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be through the next business day. Failure to apply on time may delay your graduation.

Graduation Application

Any student planning to graduate from their program must have an Application to Graduate on file. Meeting graduation application deadlines (see deadlines above) will ensure that your name is listed on the commencement program. However, graduation applications are accepted year round. Apply online or submit a paper application below:

Online Graduation Application

Click the button below to being your online application for graduation.

Online Application for Graduation »

Paper Graduation Application

Submit Your Paper Graduation Application
Please submit your completed paper Application for Graduation to:

  • Lynell Wayne
  • Academic Advisor/Graduation Coordinator
  • Thief River Falls - Office #525A
  • (218) 683-8562

Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates

Degrees, diplomas and certificates will be mailed approximately 4-8 weeks following the posting of your final grades (pending successful completion of your program requirements).

Welcome New Alumni!

Congratulations on becoming a Northland graduate! Now that you've graduated, you're ready to join the Northland Alumni Association. Start staying in touch today.

Spring 2022 Commencement

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2022
Start Time: 7:00 P.M.

Note: Ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes.

Northland Campus Gymnasium
1101 Highway One East
Thief River Falls, MN

Commencement Recaps

Relive your memories of Northland's Thief River Falls campus commencement ceremonies.

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