Your degree application should be submitted by the time you reach your final academic semester. Existing holds and outstanding balances will not prevent the awarding of your degree or certificate but failure to complete and submit a degree application in a timely manner will affect your award date. Understand, however, that even while your degree will be awarded, no diploma, certificate, transcript, or degree verification will be released until all financial obligations are met.
Diploma/Certificate Mailing Address Changes and Special Punctuation
Please Note: If special punctuation characters such as tildes (ñ) or umlauts (ä) are required for your diploma name, email, firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional assistance or information, call 800-541-6682, ext. 27200.
As you are about to graduate, we urge you to consider your options regarding the retention of your NSU email account. While you will always be an NSU Shark, and we encourage you to stay involved as an active member of the Alumni Association, your access to NSU systems (e.g., email, SharkLink) will expire if no action is taken. Reasons you may wish to actively maintain your NSU account include the following:
If you wish to actively retain your NSU email and SharkLink login credentials after your graduation, you may consider the options below:
NSU students who have left the university will typically be able to use the university’s retrieval resources accessible from NSU’s SharkLink login page as long as their personal information (specifically, the phone number on file used for two-factor authentication) has not changed.