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Applying for Graduation

As you prepare to finish your degree at New York University, you will need to apply for graduation by the designated deadline.

You can check your graduation application status through NYU Albert.

Paper and Electronic Diplomas

Approximately 8 weeks after you graduate we will mail your diploma to the permanent address listed in your NYU Albert account. You can choose a different delivery address by selecting your diploma options.

We can also help you to request an electronic diploma or order a replacement diploma.

Graduation Honors

Your academic achievement during your time at New York University may qualify you to be recognized with an honors designation when you graduate.

Each school has its own criteria to determine whether a student graduates with honors. Be sure to check the requirements associated with your degree.