Applying for Graduation:

The application for graduation is open in CUNYfirst.  Deadlines to apply for graduation are November 1st for Fall and March 1st for Spring.

Students should refer to their Self Service account in CUNYfirst to verify eligibility to apply and submit their application.  To access CUNYfirst please login here.  Instructions on how to apply can be found here: Apply-for-Graduation.


Please check the Commencement page for more information.


Students will be notified via their SLU email account when diplomas will be available for pick up from the Registrar’s office.  Diplomas for both undergraduate and graduate students will be available approximately four to six months after conferral date.

***Fall 2018 Diplomas/Certificates are now ready for pick-up, please check your SLU email account for details.***


Students who require an official transcript to be sent to a third party, (Employer, College, etc) may email a request to the Registrar’s office at Request must include emplid, name and address where transcript is to be sent.  Students can view/print a student copy of their transcripts via CUNYfirst self-service student center.

Unofficial transcripts:

An unofficial transcript is a student copy that the student can request for his/her own records.  To access your unofficial transcript on CUNYfirst: Go to Self Service → Student Center → Academics → Other Academic drop down → Select Transcript: View Unofficial → Click the Go icon/pointer next to it → Click View Report → Unofficial transcript will open up in a new window.
Be sure to enable pop-ups, when accessing unofficial transcript on CUNYfirst.

Deferment Request:

Students who need to have a deferment form completed should submit the form via email to, or in person to the Registrar’s office on the 19th floor.

Akademos – Book store

Office Hours Registrar’s Office are 9:00AM – 5:00PM, Monday –  Friday.

Semester start hours, which may include extended times.


Information subject to change