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Information Included on a Student’s Diploma

Information included, and not included, on a student’s diploma.

Students often wonder what information is included on their diploma. All diplomas have standard verbiage, except for the following customizable fields: samplediploma
  • Name - The student’s full name will appear and not the preferred name

  • Degree Title - there are five degree titles available in CALS:
    1. Bachelor of Science
    2. Bachelor of Science -Agricultural Business Management
    3. Bachelor of Science- Biological Systems Engineering
    4. Bachelor of Science- Dietetics
    5. Bachelor of Science -Landscape Architecture

    You can view the complete list of degree titles available for all schools and colleges.

  • Honors - CALS only indicates one type of Honors regardless of whether the student completed Honors in the Major, Honors in Research, or Individualized Honors

  • Degree Conferral Date - There is a degree conferral date for each term set by the Faculty Senate along with the rest of the Academic Calendar



  • *School or College, Majors, Additional Majors, Certificates, Options, Graduation with Distinction, Graduation with Highest Distinction, and Dean’s List are indicated on the student’s official transcript and not the diploma

    *If a student completes a Dual Degree they will receive two separate diplomas



Keywords:Diplomas, honors, degrees, majors   Doc ID:64622
Owner:Sue R.Group:CALS Academic Affairs
Created:2016-06-30 13:52 CSTUpdated:2018-02-07 11:33 CST
Sites:CALS Academic Affairs
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