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Graduation Information

Filing Deadlines for Students to Submit the Graduation Application

                                            Conferral & Processing Timeline

Only students who have met all requirements for graduation will be conferred. Your conferral date is the official graduation date on your transcript and diploma. Your degree will be processed and posted to your CUNYfirst account by Degree Audit Division within 10-14 weeks after the conferral date. 

All undergraduate and graduate students, including those graduate students ​in certificate programs,  must apply for graduation via their CUNYfirst Student Center for Fall and Spring and Summer.

Winter Applicants should complete the Winter Graduation form ​and submit it to​

                   Semester       Filing Deadline         Conferral Date                Processing Date 

                     Fall                November 1st                  January 1st                              April 15th

                   Winter          January 1st               February 1st                        April 15th   

                   Spring          March 1st            Date of Commencement            August 1st

                   Summer        July 1st*                    September 1st                   November 1st

 * Undergraduate students applying for summer graduation must file a graduation application by April 1 to have their name included in the Commencement Program Booklet. The Commencement Ceremony is held only once a year—at the end of the SPRING semester. If you do NOT file by April 1, you can still take part in the ceremony; however, your name will appear in next year's program.



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Due to current circumstances and in efforts to protect the health and safety of our community, the QC Hub will be virtual until the foreseeable future.

Important Dates

March 2021

1 - Last day to file a Spring 2021 online application for June 3, 2021 graduation 

8 - Last day to submit proof of 2nd immunization to the Health Services Office for Out-of-State

27 - Spring Recess (ends April 4th)​

Click here for the full calendar​​ ​



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