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...
SummerJune 30thStudent's Address On PetitionOctober 15th
(Dates Vary)
Student's Address On PetitionMarch 15th
(Dates Vary)
Student's Address On PetitionSeptember 30th

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.