How do I know when my degree is conferred?
A degree is conferred when a final degree audit is conducted and your transcript is finalized. The conferral date is reflected on your diploma as well as your transcript. Degrees are conferred year round as students complete their degree program.
How long does it take for a degree to be conferred?
Your degree will be awarded within a month of your last course ending. It can take up to 10 calendar days after the course ends to receive your final grade. Then, the Records Processing and Operations Office will begin a graduation audit to confirm all program requirements have been met.
Is conferral the same as graduation?
Graduation (degree conferral) occurs when students complete their degree programs. Commencement is an optional ceremony, celebrating the graduation of Walden students twice a year.
What is a conferral?
Conferral is the act of conferring or bestowing an award, where your academic achievement is recognised at a public ceremony such as a graduation ceremony. Conferral generally occurs at the next scheduled graduation ceremony either in your presence or in absentia (you are not there to receive it).
What is a degree conferred date?
A: The Degree Conferred date is the date one is awarded their graduate degree or post-graduate certificate. Students are NOT eligible to test until all didactic and clinical course requirements for the NP program are completed.
What is a conferment letter?
Generate Student Status Letter The Student Status Letter verifies your status as a current student of the University. You may generate your own student status letter from the Education Records System (EduRec).
What is conferment year?
Degree Conferment Degrees are conferred by the Chancellor throughout the year. A student will be conferred when he/she has completed all necessary requirements pertaining to their respective degree(s).
What is a degree posted transcript?
A degree is a credential. As soon as the degree is posted, the transcript can be used as credential evidence for prospective employers, schools, etc. Approximately a month after the degree conferral date, the Office of Registration and Records orders the diplomas for all students who earned a degree.
What does pending conferral mean?
Graduation Pending simply refers to the decision made collectively by your academic department and the Graduation department that you are eligible to graduate. Once the date of official graduation arrives, the Graduation department will update your status to Degree Conferred.