Diplomas are awarded by William & Mary at the completion of the degree requirements and are presented to business, law, and undergraduate students at the Commencement ceremonies in the spring. All others are shipped to the student, unless otherwise requested by the student. Students graduating in the summer or winter terms will have their diplomas shipped to them, unless otherwise requested by the student.
Request a Replacement Diploma
Replacement diplomas may be obtained from the Office of the University Registrar for a fee of $25 USD. Effective July 1, 2018 the replacement diploma fee will increase to $40 USD.
To request a replacement diploma, please complete the Replacement Diploma Request Form (pdf).
Requests, accompanied by $25.00 check (payable to William & Mary), may be mailed to:
Office of the University Registrar
William & Mary
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
Requests for replacement diplomas are fulfilled in approximately four weeks.