What does it mean if a degree is conferred?
A: The Degree Conferred date is the date one is awarded their graduate degree or post-graduate certificate.
Is degree conferral the same as graduation?
FAQs for all Students Commencement is the official ceremony celebrating students’ graduation. Graduation/degree conferral and the Commencement ceremony do not need to occur on the same day.
What does degree not conferred mean?
However, surely in this context, ‘degree conferred’ can literally mean ‘degree awarded’, just to be clear. A degree is actually conferred only when the final degree audit is conducted and the transcript is completed. The date of the degree conferral is shown on the diploma, together with the transcript.