Degree Candidate: Graduation Application Submission Deadline

Winter 2021 Degree Applicants

Undergraduate students may apply online for Winter Graduation beginning December 1, 2020. Winter 2021 Undergraduate degree applications are due on January 15, 2021. Please submit your application using the "Apply for Graduation" link on MyUAlbany.

Graduate students may apply online for Winter Graduation beginning December 1, 2020. Winter 2021 Graduate degree applications are due on January 15, 2021. The electronic submission of the dissertation or thesis is due January 15, 2021. Please submit your application using the "Apply for Graduation" link on MyUAlbany.

If you have not applied for Winter Graduation via MyUAlbany by January 15, 2021, you may submit a Degree Application to [email protected]. This form is only to be used to apply for your degree after the online application has closed on MyUAlbany for the semester in which you need to apply.

Spring 2021 Degree Applicants

Undergraduate students may apply online for Spring Graduation beginning January 2, 2021. Spring 2021 undergraduate degree applications are due on February 12, 2021.  Late degree applications may be submitted until May 15, 2021. Please submit your application using the "Apply for Graduation" link on MyUAlbany.

Graduate students may apply online for Spring Graduation beginning January 2, 2021. Spring 2021 Graduate degree applications are due on March 19, 2021.  The electronic submission of the dissertation or thesis is due May 1, 2021. Late degree applications may be submitted until May 15, 2021. Please submit your application using the "Apply for Graduation" link on MyUAlbany.

If you have not applied for Spring Graduation via MyUAlbany by May 15, 2021, you may submit a Degree Application to [email protected]. This form is only to be used to apply for your degree after the online application has closed on MyUAlbany for the semester in which you need to apply.

To apply, log on to MyUAlbany, select the Academics panel, scroll down to the Graduation section and click on the Apply for Graduation link:

 

 

If applying after the deadlines stated above (or submitting a degree application for a previous term), you will need to submit a degree application by fax to (518) 442-5532 or e-mail to [email protected] or mail to Registrar's Office, Attention: Degree Services, Campus Center B-52, University at Albany, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222.

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IMPORTANT: On the MyUAlbany home page, under "Personal Information," please verify your primary name and permanent address as they are used to issue and mail diplomas. Please be advised that if your degree name does not match your primary name (exception of adding a middle name), you must provide proof of a name change or your name will be restored to the primary name consistent with official university records.

Click here for instructions on how to update your degree name and address

Degree Services will review degree applications and notify students of their graduation status via email. If any degree deficiencies are identified, students will be directed to view the details by logging into the UAlbany Advantage Success Center.

Click here for instructions on how to view notes in the UAlbany Advantage Success Center