Graduate request for a gender-neutral diploma

Deadline for submission:  October 3, 2022

Submission of this form confirms that you are choosing to receive a Magisteriate designation on your diploma instead of the Master's degree.

Important information
  • The term "Magisteriate" will only appear on your diploma. Transcripts and any degree verification will only refer to "Master". This terminology discrepancy between documents may result in border-crossing issues.
  • A Request for duplicate or replacement diploma form (Registrar's Office website) with associated fees, will be required after October 3, 2022. 

Information and privacy: questions regarding the collection of information on this form can be directed to the form administrator.

University of Waterloo student identification numbers are 8 digits.
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I have read and understand the conditions outlined above and would like to receive the Magisteriate degree.