Degree Conferral

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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 2018-19 are the following:

Conferral Dates
Fall 2018
Fall Degree Conferral #1 Friday, October 19, 2018
Fall Degree Conferral #2 Saturday, December 22, 2018
Winter 2019
Winter Degree Conferral Friday, January 11, 2019
Spring 2019
Spring Degree Conferral #1 Friday, March 15, 2019
Spring Degree Conferral #2 Saturday, May 18, 2019
Summer 2019
Summer Degree Conferral #1 Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Summer Degree Conferral #2 Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Summer Degree Conferral #3 Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Summer Degree Conferral #4 Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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.