Applying for a Diploma/Degree

All students earning a degree must apply to receive a diploma even if not participating in the graduation ceremony.

To apply to receive your degree, please use the "Graduation Application" link in My Stritch to submit your application eletronically.

If you no longer have My Stritch access, you must print out, complete, and return the appropriate form below:


Degree-Granting Month -- Corresponding Application Deadline

  • May -- March 1
  • August -- Aug. 15
  • December -- Oct. 1

If the graduation deadline falls on a weekend, applications will be accepted without a fee through the following Monday.

General Academic Information

The official graduation date is the date posted on the academic calendar.

If you are unable to fulfill your degree requirements, you must withdraw from graduation in writing and reapply for a future graduation date.

Diplomas will be mailed about two to three months after graduation.