Frameable Certificate of Graduation

Graduates of Yale University are entitled to one diploma for each degree earned. Copies of diplomas will not be issued. However, frameable certificates evidencing proof of graduation and bearing the seal of the University are available for $50. View sample PDF. This document usually meets the need for which a duplicate diploma is requested. Please see below for details regarding certificate requests.

  • All applicants for frameable certificates of graduation must complete and return an application for frameable certificate of graduation.
    • The application form CANNOT be submitted to this office by email or fax.
  • Verification of your signature by a Notary Public is required.
  • Certificates will be processed upon receipt of the completed application form and the fee of $50 (payable to Yale University).
  • Frameable certificates of graduation are sent via U.S. First-Class mail. Please allow 6-8 weeks delivery time by the Postal Service before contacting our office at 203.432.7141.
  • If you would like the document returned to you by express courier, please provide a prepaid FedEx return slip or include an additional amount of $25.00 for domestic shipping; $65.00 for international shipping.

Download Application for Frameable Certificate of Graduation