Graduation Applications

Students who intend to graduate at any of the three official graduation periods must first fill out an Application for Graduation.

Deadlines for submission to the Office of the Registrar are listed below.  Please submit your Application for Graduation to your advisor at least 5 business days in advance of this deadline to allow for processing time.

  • Fall Semester Completion: December 1
  • Spring Semester Completion: March 1
  • Summer Completion: July 1

Commencement & Diplomas

Students who were certified for graduation in August, January, and May are eligible to participate in May Commencement.  

Undergraduate students with 6 or less credits to complete in the summer semester may be eligible to participate in May commencement. Please consult with your academic advisor if you believe you may be eligible.

After submitting your graduation application, all questions regarding commencement & diplomas should be directed to  Academic advisors are not involved in the planning of commencement or mailing of diplomas.

Please refer to the  NJIT Commencement website for important information related to diplomas, commencement details, etc.