Diploma and Conferral

Commencement ceremonies for graduates from Spring 2020, Winter 2021, and Spring 2021 are scheduled for Sunday, October 3, 2021. See Commencement Ceremony for details and important safety measures.


Wilmington University has arranged for all diplomas to be mailed to students who have satisfied all financial, academic, and admission requirements. For students finishing degree requirements, diplomas, will be mailed as follows:

If you have completed all degree and program requirements by the end of: August December April
You will receive your diploma End of November End of March End of July

Replacement Diploma

Any student, who wishes to purchase a duplicate diploma or a replacement diploma can complete the Diploma Request Form and submit it to Registrar’s Office or any site.  Diploma request(s) can only be ordered by the graduate.


Conferral is the process of documenting that a student has completed all requirements for a degree or program on the official transcript.

If you complete all requirements by the end of: SUMMER 2020 FALL 2020 SPRING 2021
You may be eligible to attend Commencement Ceremonies in: January 2021 January 2021 May 2021
To attend ceremonies, your form must be received by: December 14, 2020 March 22, 2021
To receive degree completion statement (conferral), an Application for graduation form must be received by: September 30, 2020 January 31, 2021 May 31, 2021