What is a degree application? 

UAlbany students must apply for graduation in order to receive a diploma or certificate. If you will complete all your degree or certificate requirements by the end of this semester, you must submit an online degree application

Once you have applied for graduation, you may view your graduation status online. 

When applying for graduation, please check the personal information you have on file with UAlbany to ensure it is correct. 

Visit the Diplomas webpage for more information.
 

Fall 2022 Degree Application

Fall 2022 online degree applications open on August 15, 2022 and are due by December 13, 2022.

Note: Graduate students must also complete the electronic submission of dissertation or thesis by December 1, 2022. 

If you need to apply for Fall 2022 graduation after December 13, 2022, please complete the Graduation Application Form - Prior Term

Winter 2023 Degree Application

Winter 2023 online degree applications open on December 1, 2022 and are due by January 13, 2023.

Note: Graduate students must also complete the electronic submission of dissertation or thesis by January 13, 2023. 

If you need to apply for Winter 2023 graduation after January13, 2023, please complete the Graduation Application Form - Prior Term

Spring 2023 Degree Application

Spring 2023 online degree applications open on January 2, 2023 and are due by February 17, 2023. Late degree applications may be submitted until the degree application closes on May 10, 2023.

Note: Graduate students must also complete the electronic submission of dissertation or thesis by May1, 2023. 

If you need to apply for Spring 2023 graduation after May 10, 2023, please complete the Graduation Application Form - Prior Term

Withdrawing a Degree Application

If you need to withdraw your degree application, please complete the Graduation Application - Withdrawal Form

Submitting a Degree Application for a Previous Semester

If you need to submit a degree application for a past semester or after the deadline to apply for the current semester, please complete the Graduation Application Form - Prior Term

Please monitor your UAlbany email inbox after submitting a degree application.

The Registrar’s Office reviews all undergraduate degree applications and notifies undergraduate students of their graduation status via email. If you are missing any degree requirements, you will receive an email asking you to review details in the EAB: Advising & Student Success portal

The Graduate School reviews all graduate degree applications. If you are missing any degree requirements, you will receive an email. Please contact the Graduate School at [email protected] with any questions regarding graduate student graduation applications.