School of Architecture graduation on UB's South Campus.

Contact

Phone: 716-645-5698

Hours: M - TH: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

F: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Email: UBregistrar@buffalo.edu

Walk in Assistance:
1Capen, North Campus
M - F, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Graduate Degree Application and Conferral

Graduate and Professional Students

Students applying for conferral in a graduate or professional program have varying requirements based on degree type and school. Graduate students pursing degrees of DPT, EdM, EdD, MBA, MA, MARCH, ME, MFA, MLS, MUP, MPH, MS, MSW and PharmD will be have their degree conferred by the Office of the Registrar. Students should apply for degree conferral term in your HUB Student Service Center. Students pursing combined degrees must apply for both degrees in HUB. For specific program information and additional degree requirements, please see your department or the Graduate School.

When to Apply

Graduation Term Application Deadline Conferral Date
Fall October 15 February 1
Spring February 22 June 1
Summer July 15 September 1

Students pursing degrees of AUD, DNP or PhD should refer to the Graduate School for complete details and deadline dates.

Medical, dental, and law students should contact their respective Student Service Office for information about their degree conferral.

Law students (JD and LLML candidates) must complete an application for degree to be able to graduate. As the Law School has different deadlines and forms than the Graduate School, please contact the Law School Records Office at 716-645-2060 for more information. For more Law School commencement information, visit the Law School website.

DDS students should contact the School of Dental Medicine Office of Academic and Student Affairs for Degree Conferral Information. The office is located in 315 Squire Hall, and may be contacted by telephone 716-829-2839.

Settlement of Obligations

All tuition, fees, late charges and fines must be paid in order to receive diplomas or transcript services.

Who to Contact with Your Concerns

Speak with your graduate advisor during your final two semesters specifically about your program completion.

Last updated: September 20, 2018 6:21 pm EST