Diplomas are mailed 4-6 weeks after the graduation certification process.

Diploma covers are given at Commencement.


  • Associate, Baccaleureate, Master 8”x10”
  • PhD 11”x14”
  • JD 14”x17”

Honors Designations

Associate degree diplomas
Students must have completed a minimum of 32 graded UNH credits (not including CR or P grades).

AA/AS/AAS and GPA required: Fall 2015 and after:
Highest Honors 3.85-4.00
High Honors 3.65-3.84
Honors 3.50-3.64

Bachelor degree diplomas, includes, if applicable, completion of University Honors, Honors in Major, and/or Latin Honors.
Students must have completed a minimum of 64 graded UNH credits (not including CR or P grades).

BA/BS and GPA required for: Fall 2015 and after:
Summa Cum Laude 3.85-4.00
Magna Cum Laude 3.65-3.84
Cum Laude 3.50-3.64

Graduate degree diplomas
Do not include honors designations.


Will appear exactly as in the student information system.

For changes, complete a Name Change form.

If special characters are not reflected, contact registrar.records@unh.edu for inclusion.

Mailing Address

Diplomas are mailed to the address provided when applying to graduate. 

Do not provide a campus mailing address.

Verify mailing address, in WEBCAT and select Personal Information.

International Address

May delay receiving diploma. Contact registrar.records@unh.edu for more information.

Holds on Accounts

Students with Financial Aid Exit Counseling holds or with unpaid account balances will not have a diploma ordered until the holds have been cleared.

To view holds, log in to WEBCAT (Select: Registration>View Holds).

Once holds on accounts are satisfied, notify the Graduation Office at registrar.records@unh.edu and a diploma will be ordered.

Replacement or Additional Diplomas

Diplomas are ordered twice monthly.

Rush service with fee.

Questions? Contact registrar.records@unh.edu

Replacement or Additional Diploma Order Form