The Johns Hopkins University confers degrees at the conclusion of its summer, fall, and spring terms.

The conferral date is your official date of graduation, which is displayed on your diploma. Please see the Academic Calendar for the conferral date of your graduating term.

Apply for graduation through SIS self-service. After signing in, at the top left click registration → program of study info → apply for graduation. Students who apply to graduate will be contacted via JHU email with important information about graduation status, commencement ceremony attendance, and diplomas.

The Carey Business School holds graduation ceremonies for degree recipients in the spring and summer. Fall degree recipients are invited to participate in the spring ceremony. Carey sends graduation ceremony information via JHU email in March for the spring ceremony and in late June for the summer ceremony.

Academic Year 2022-2023

Deadlines for academic year 2022-2023 graduation applications

  • Summer 2022 - June 10, 2022
  • Fall 2022 - September 16, 2022
  • Spring 2023 - February 17, 2023

If the deadline for your specific term has passed, please contact the Registrar’s Office through SEAM's Online Form.

Spring 2023 Carey Graduation Ceremony

The Spring 2023 Carey Graduation Ceremony will be held Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 2:00pm at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201.

Summer 2023 Carey Graduation Ceremony

The Summer 2023 Carey Graduation Ceremony will be held Thursday, August  3, 2023, 2:00pm at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201.


Johns Hopkins University offers Certified Electronic Diplomas (CeDiplomas) for graduated students. For more information, please visit the JHU website.

Replacement Diplomas

Replacement diplomas may be ordered through the JHU website, under the “Order a Replacement” tab. Replacement diplomas are mailed directly from the vendor using United States Postal Service (for standard shipping) and UPS (for expedited shipping). Please visit the JHU website for more details.

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