Petition for Degree or Certificate

Petition for a Degree or Certificate

Select A Petition

Certificate Petition

Degree Petition

See a Laney Counselor 

Our counselors will assist students in verifying that the degree or certificate requirements are met, sign off on petition and attach the necessary program and General Education worksheets. *G.E. worksheet is only required when applying for a degree.

Make An Appointment

Submit Completed Petition By Deadline

A completed petition should be fill-out with student’s information, contain both the student’s and Counselor’s signatures with the Program and General Education worksheet attached. Submit to & 

Degree/Certificate Submission Deadline:

TermSubmission Period/Deadline To ApplyNotifications Will Be Sent To...Diplomas Will Be Available No Later Than...
Summer 2022June 1 - June 30Student's Address On PetitionOctober 15, 2022
Fall 2022August 22 - October 14Student's Address On PetitionMarch 15, 2023
Spring 2023January 23 - March 17Student's Address On PetitionSeptember 30, 2023

Email Questions Regarding Degrees/Certificates

A – L  Last name:   Angel –

M – Z  Last name:  Margarita –

All other admissions related questions or inquiries, please email the office at:

Request A Duplicate Degree Or Certificate

Duplicate Order Request

Processing Types and Fees:

  • Regular Delivery – $10.00 per copy – mailed within 2 weeks.

Requests will not be issued/processed if any of the following criteria are not met:

  • Signed and dated request form
  • A mailed request must have payment included. Check or money-orders only. DO NOT mail cash or credit card information.
  • Mailed request should be sent to:

Admissions & Records
Laney College
900 Fallon St.
Oakland, CA 94607

All Peralta debts must be paid and all holds, including financial holds, must be cleared before requests can be processed.