When and how do I receive my diploma?

  • Diplomas are not distributed at Commencement.
  • Diplomas are mailed via the U.S. Postal Service 6-8 weeks after the end of the semester to the address provided on the Application for Degree. 

What’s on my diploma?

  • Your name will appear as you entered it on your Application for Degree.
  • If you earned Latin Honors, the designation will be included on your diploma.
  • Only students in the College of Community and Public Affairs and the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science will have their majors printed on their diplomas.
  • Harpur students completing more than one major will only receive one (1) diploma. All majors and minors will appear on the official transcript.
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Last Updated: 5/12/14