Deadlines & Diploma Distribution-The HUB - Carnegie Mellon University

Deadlines & Diploma Distribution

The following deadlines and distribution information pertain only to Pittsburgh campus students. Graduating students from non-Pittsburgh locations may have different deadlines and diploma distributions.

August

Deadlines:  

  • First day of July - Students may review their diploma information on Student Information Online
  • Last day of summer classes - Students can no longer review their diploma information on SIO
  • Two weeks after the last day of summer classes - Departments certify degrees

Distribution: 

August diplomas are distributed in October by mail. Under no circumstances will a diploma be distributed if at student has a community or financial hold.  

December

Deadlines:

  • First day of November - Students to review their diploma information on Student Information Online
  • Last day of exams - Students can no longer review their diploma information on SIO
  • Two weeks after the New Year's holiday - Departments certify degrees

Distribution:

December diplomas are distributed in mid-March by mail. Under no circumstances will a diploma be distributed if a student has a community or financial hold.  

May

Deadlines:

  • First day of February - Students to review their diploma information on Student Information Online
  • End of March - Students can no longer review their diploma information on SIO
  • Cap & Gown - See the Commencement Weekend website
  • Two weeks after commencement - Departments certify degrees

Distribution: 

May diplomas are distributed to graduates at the department commencement ceremony.  For graduates not attending the ceremony,  diplomas are distributed by mail in mid-June. Under no circumstances will a diploma be distributed if a student has a community or financial hold.