Graduation Application

All graduating students must submit a graduation application through Self Service.

Graduation Application Deadlines

February 15, 2020 deadline - for May 2020 Commencement


February 15, 2021 deadline - for May 2021 Commencement

August 15, 2021 deadline - for Sept. 1st, 2021 degree conferral


May 2021 Graduating Students will have the following graduation degree conferral dates:

May 19, 2021, for all Graduate division students

May 21, 2021, for all Undergraduate division students

Please note that if you order a transcript before this date, your degree information will not be listed.


A group of graduating seniors in cap and gown with the heading "Share your pride with a digital diploma.

Your Digital Diploma Is Coming Soon!

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 step-by-step 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.