The Psychology Executive Office has collated the following resources to help students with the procedures required for commencement.

If you still have questions after reviewing the information below, please contact the APO of Academic Support and Student Progress at

Please see below for forms, requirements, and procedures related to commencement:

Commencement is held annually in May/June.

  • Graduation invitations are mailed to all eligible graduates in April.

  • Diplomas are issued to the graduates at the commencement ceremony.
  • Graduates not participating in the Commencement ceremony may pick up their diplomas two business days after the commencement at the Registrar's Office.
  • Graduates who are unable to pick up their diplomas in-person should contact the Registrar's Office at (212) 817-7500 for diploma delivery information.
  • In the event the original diploma has been lost or destroyed, a new diploma will be issued as a duplicate and will bear a notation to that effect. The duplicate diploma fee is $30.00 USD. Please send a written request along with a payment by check or money order payable to GSUC/CUNY to the Registrar's Office for processing.

          Registrar's Office
          The Graduate Center
          365 Fifth Avenue, Room 7201
          New York, NY 10016