1. Obtain Degree Application Form
2. Check Application Deadlines
|Graduation Term||Degree Application Deadline|
|December 2014 and J-Term 2015||September 12, 2014|
|May 2015||February 6, 2015|
|August 2015||February 20th, 2015*
June 5, 2015**
*February 20th, 2015 is the deadline for August 2015 graduates who wish to be included in the May 2015 Commencement program.
Commencement information is mailed during spring break to the permanent mailing address of each student who has applied for graduation by the appropriate deadline (see above). Make sure your address and name on record is current. If you move or change your name, please submit the appropriate change form to the Registrar's Office immediately.
**June 5th, 2015 is the deadline for August 2015 graduates who do not wish to be included in the May 2015 Commencement program or participate in Commencement ceremonies.
3. Review Degree Requirements
All students expecting to qualify for an undergraduate degree from Buffalo State must fulfill certain degree requirements.
4. Submit Completed Degree Application
Mail the completed degree application form by the specified deadline date (see above) to:
Registrar's Office, Moot 210
SUNY Buffalo State
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo NY 14222
Failure to file the application by the deadline will preclude your name from appearing in the Commencement ceremony booklet and from the Commencement informational mailing list.