Syracuse University Class of 2017, it is time to start filing your Diploma Request. This is the first step in making sure you are included in communications from the Office of Special Events concerning Commencement Weekend 2017. To participate in Commencement Weekend 2017 you must have completed your coursework between December 2016 and August 2017. If your course completion does not fall within that time range, you will need to petition to participate in Commencement Weekend 2017. Please contact your School or College recorder for information regarding the petition process. Diploma requests need to be filed on myslice.syr.edu by February 10, 2017.