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Apply to Graduate


Applying for degree conferral is the completion of your academic requirements and the awarding of your degree. In order to receive your diploma you must first apply for degree conferral in Campus Connect.

Students who complete their degree requirements between Autumn Quarter 2020 and Summer Session II 2021 are considered part of the Class of 2021 and eligible to participate in the online ceremonies. Students should contact their college advisor to confirm their status.

For deadline dates and more information on how to apply please follow the instructions available from DePaul Central. For further questions please contact DePaul Central at (312) 362-8610 or

Review your diploma and Commencement Kit mailing address

Go to Campus Connect to verify that your diploma mailing address is correct. Diplomas are typically mailed out ten weeks after the last quarter in which you are enrolled.To update your address, follow this path: Profile > Addresses > Diploma Address.

Later this spring, DePaul will send you a commencement kit (curated box) that will include DePaul-branded items, including a diploma cover, to help you celebrate your big day. In order to receive your commencement kit, please make sure your mailing add​ress is updated by March 15.