Graduation Information

All graduating students must submit a graduation application through Self Service. To apply: click on "Student Records" and then "Apply to Graduate."  

Graduation Application Deadlines

  • August 15, 2023, for September 1, 2023 Graduation
  • November 15, 2023, for December 2023 Graduation
  • January 15, 2024, for February 1, 2024 Graduation
  • February 1, 2024 deadline - for May 2024 Commencement. (Please note that if you order a transcript before this date, your degree information will not be listed.)

 All graduating students MUST submit the "Application to Graduate" through Self-Service. The application is your request to graduate.  You must apply in order to confer your degree and receive your diploma.

On your self-service account, click on "Student Records" and then "Apply to Graduate."

Your Digital Diploma Is Here!

It's fast, free, and shareable. Share your accomplishment with those who supported you along the way - your family, friends, and colleagues.

Watch for a notification. It's easy, instant access from there.

  1. Check your school email and text messages for the award notification.
  2. Follow the link to set up your Parchment digital credentials account.
  3. Share and download your digital diploma as many times as you'd like.

Submit a Graduation Application

Need Help?

Watch this video tutorial for full instructions. Note that the link above will take you directly to the Apply to Graduate screen so you can skip to Step 3.

Questions? Contact the Registrar’s office at or call 718-862-7914

Commencement Ceremonies

View the Commencement website for information about the graduation ceremonies, including ticketing and schedule information.