The Wellesley College Diploma
The Wellesley College Diploma is presented to graduates after the Commencement ceremonies. It is printed in Latin (see translation below), as the original diplomas were in 1875.
The diploma measures a standard diploma size of 8" x 10".
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The following is a Latin-to-English translation of the Wellesley College diploma. We recommend Translate Google for translations into other languages.
In accordance with her merits we admit _______________ to the degree of Bachelor of Arts, and we award her and grant her the rights and privileges that accompany this degree. In testimony of this action, with this diploma authorized by the seal of the College, on the _____ day of the _____ month in the ______ year of our Lord, we by the authority granted to us have signed our names below.
President of the College Chairman of the Board of Trustees