Degree Conferral

Saint Louis University will award a degree if all requirements are met prior to the published semester/term conferral dates.

The awarding of a degree will be deferred to the next published conferral date if any requirements are fulfilled by a course that either begins or ends after published conferral date.

The one exception is, per the Incomplete Course policy, courses with approved course extensions for a graduating student must be completed and graded within 30 calendar days of the published conferral date.

The official conferral dates for 2019-20 are the following:

Conferral Dates
Fall 2019
Fall Degree Conferral #1 Friday, October 18, 2019
Fall Degree Conferral #2 Saturday, December 21, 2019
Winter 2019-20
Winter Degree Conferral Friday, January 10, 2020
Spring 2020
Spring Degree Conferral #1 Friday, March 13, 2020
Spring Degree Conferral #2 Saturday, May 16, 2020
Summer 2020
Summer Degree Conferral #1 Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Summer Degree Conferral #2 Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Summer Degree Conferral #3 Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Summer Degree Conferral #4 Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Note: Per the Graduation Requirements policy, students must file an application to graduate before the end of the add/drop period of the semester in which graduation is intended.