Records & Registration

Graduation Information

Apply for your degree online. Go to > Graduation > Degree Application


Process for receiving the New Paltz Degree

Students submit the degree application by the deadline as listed during the last term of attendance.  

Jan 1             Degree Applications for May conferral
March 15
Degree Applications for August conferral 
July 1
Degree Applications for December conferral 

What happensĀ to the degree application?

What happens if the degree application is submitted after the deadline?

Now that I submitted my degree application, how can I be sure that I am awarded my degree?

How can I make changes to my degree application after it is submitted to Records & Registration?

Where can I get more information on the Commencement Ceremony?

Can I graduate with missing grades such as P*, H or I marks?


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