This virtual ceremony is for all undergraduate and graduate students graduating from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS). We are honored and proud to recognize their efforts and accomplishments.
This ceremony is intended and scheduled only for undergraduate and graduate students from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences who have applied for graduation (degree) indicating one of the following graduation terms:
Students should check with their advisors to make sure all degree requirements have been met.
Students who have applied for degree conferral for Summer 2020 by April 15, 2020 are also invited to participate in the virtual celebration. However, undergraduate students who graduate Summer 2020 will not be eligible for Latin honors recognition.
Students earning baccalaureate degrees (including those awarded as part of combined degrees) are eligible to receive Latin honors based on their UB cumulative grade point average (GPA) on the following scale:
Average (based on 4.0=A)
To receive the Latin honors designation, candidates for the June degree conferral date must:
All applicable and eligible students will be included in this virtual ceremony. No registration is required.
At this time we are still planning to produce a printed program for the virtual ceremony, however, the timeline is not known. The program will list Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Spring 2020 graduates only. Once produced, we will mail to your preferred mailing address in HUB.
The Office of the Registrar will mail your diploma to your permanent address approximately six to eight weeks after the conferral date. Students are responsible for making address changes; these should be made through your HUB Student Center to ensure that you receive your diploma.