Applying for Graduation
By the beginning of your final semester you should apply for graduation. Also, take note below of the official deadlines to apply and other requirements.
Log into Albert
When you have logged into Albert, select the Academics tab and click the "Apply to Graduate" button
Select your Academic Program
If you have multiple academic programs, you need to apply to graduate once per program. Once you have found your program, click "Continue."
Select Your Graduation Term
Use the drop-down menu to select the term you intend to graduate.
Note: If there are no terms available, you may not be in the Graduation Application period or you may have already submitted a graduation application. Check the dates below for when you can submit a graduation application.
Verify Your Information
Take a moment to verify the information in Albert. Taking particular attention to your academic information and expected graduation term. If you need to make changes, click the butttons for "Select Different Program" or "Select Different Term." If the information is correct, click "Submit Application."
Once you submit your application, the screen will display a confirmation message. This page will also display information about where your diploma will be shipped. If you need to make any updates to this information, be sure to change your Diploma Options.
You can then check your application status in NYU Albert by clicking the “View My Graduation Status” under Academics.
Students may officially graduate in September, January, or May, however, you must apply for graduation by the deadline listed below in order to be considered as a candidate.
You should also verify or update your expected date of graduation on NYU Albert. You can find this in the Academics section under Graduation.
You won’t be able to update your expected graduation term after you apply for graduation, which could impact your student record and financial aid. You can verify or update your expected date of graduation on NYU Albert in the Academics section under "Graduation."
In addition to your application deadline, you will have to meet the requirements deadline. All requirements associated with your graduation status must be satisfied by this date.
Some schools and departments could set earlier deadlines for some associated items. You can find out more about these deadlines through your school’s website, bulletin, or through your academic advisor.
If you do not meet your requirements before the deadline, you will have to reapply for graduation in the next term.
September 2022 Graduation Deadlines
Graduation Application: March 1, 2022 through June 12, 2022
Requirements Deadline: September 25, 2022
Graduation Date (Conferral): September 26, 2022
Fall 2022/January 2023 Graduation Deadlines
Graduation Application: July 1, 2022 through October 16, 2022
Requirements Deadline: January 22, 2023
Graduation Date (Conferral): January 23, 2023
May 2023 Graduation Deadlines
Graduation Application: November 1, 2022 through February 12, 2023
Requirements Deadline: May 16, 2023
Graduation Date (Conferral): May 17, 2023
Please note: Students in the College of Dentistry, Stern School of Business (Graduate), School of Medicine, and School of Professional Studies (Non-Credit) should apply directly to their school.