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Diplomas

The University provides a free standard size diploma to each student after graduation. Standard sizes of diplomas are as follows:
  • Doctoral Degrees - 11" x 14" 
  • Bachelor's, Master's, Undergraduate, and Graduate Certificates - 8 1/2" x 11"
Diplomas are mailed to the graduate's permanent address approximately 4-6 weeks following the ceremony.

Your diploma will list your name as it appears on your application for graduation, degree title, majors, and applicable honors (undergraduate honors only).


The following services are available online through our official diploma vendor, the Michael Sutter Company.

  • Order a replacement diploma - If you need a duplicate or replacement diploma, you can order it easily online. You will be able to choose Standard Delivery or Express Overnight Delivery. There is a $25.00 charge for Bachelor's, Master's, and Certificates. There is a $35.00 charge for Doctoral. Your Diploma will be printed and mailed within one week of your order.
    • Name changes: If the name on the diploma request does not match the name on your original diploma, you may be notified by email to submit a name change form.
  • Order an Official eDiploma - Your Central Michigan University eDiploma is a Signed and Certified PDF of your original paper diploma used for easy diploma verification purposes. The eDiploma is a one-time charge of $5.00. You will receive your eDiploma within minutes of ordering. You can share your eDiploma as often as you need. The eDiploma cannot be printed; it is a digital file only.
    • Students who graduated prior to March 2021 will need to submit a request prior to ordering an eDiploma. An email will be sent within 2-3 business days containing a Secure ID and ordering information.
Diploma Status - Search the status of your diploma order whether it is your new diploma or replacement diploma.