Application for Degree Conferral
A formal application for degree conferral - to earn either
a degree or certificate - must be filed by a candidate. Application for
degree conferral may be made only by classified degree seeking
students. The student must complete the online degree conferral
application in Campus Connect by the designated deadline date.
| October 1st
|| January 15th
|| February 1st
|| July 15th|
||* August conferral applicants who wish to participate in the June
commencement ceremony must apply for degree conferral, RSVP for the
ceremony and order their cap & gown by the first week in May.|
Submitting this online application does not guarantee
the awarding of a degree or certificate from DePaul University. A
student can change the expected completion term up to the last day of
that term. Degree requirements
are reviewed and audited at the end of the expected completion term
indicated. If all requirements are met, the degree will be conferred
within 30 days of the end of the term.
Diplomas and Certificates
Diplomas and certificates are mailed by the Office of the University Registrar (to graduates without financial holds), generally within 45-60 days
after the end of the term for which the student applied for degree
conferral. Please direct questions regarding diplomas or certificates to
the University Registrar.
Graduates (without financial holds) may order their final official transcripts with their degree or certificate awarded through Campus Connect by following the path: Self ServicePlease direct questions regarding official transcripts to the University Registrar.
The University Registrar reports degree information to the National Student Clearinghouse anizations use this service to verify awarded degrees. A
student's degree will only be verified by the Clearinghouse if the
student does not have a FERPA/Privacy restriction in Campus Connect at the time the degree is conferred. Students should verify Privacy
Settings before the end of their degree conferral term.