Filing Deadlines for Students to Submit the Graduation Application
Applying for graduation:
You can apply for graduation through your CUNYfirst Student Center for the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters. Winter applications are submitted to the QC Hub by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring 2021: The deadline for graduation applications is now ended. Any requests received from this point will be assigned to Summer 2021 graduation.
PLEASE NOTE: Spring 2021 Diplomas will be ordered from the vendor no later than August 1. Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery after the August 1 submission date.
Summer 2021: Information coming soon.
The conferral date is the official date of graduation; this date will be listed on your transcript and diploma. Once a complete audit of your work is finalized by your academic department(s) and the QC Hub, your degree will be processed and posted to your CUNYfirst account.
Semester Filing Deadline Conferral Date Diploma Ordered*
Fall November 1st January 1st April 15th
Winter January 1st February 1st April 15th
Spring March 1st Date of Commencement August 1st
Summer April 1st** September 1st November 1st for Commencement
Summer July 1st September 1st November 1st
* Diploma ordered date is the date the diploma order is sent to our vendor. Please allow 3-4 weeks for processing and delivery.