The ceremonial scroll you receive at Commencement is not an actual diploma, since degrees take several months to process. Diplomas are distributed by the Office of the Registrar.
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE DIPLOMA
- Diplomas for undergraduates will be mailed automatically.
- Effective Fall 2011, diplomas for graduates will be mailed automatically.
- Diplomas are usually available 3.5 months after graduation.
- Unclaimed diplomas are held for five years, after which they are shredded.
More information about diplomas can be found here.