ALU Conferment Information


The Academy of Life Underwriting confers designations and issues diplomas four times each year.  Students who have completed all requirements for an ALU Certificate or Diploma must complete and submit an Application for Certificate or Diploma to the ALU Administration Office at least two weeks prior to a Conferment Date in order to have the certificate or diploma issued on that date.  Once issued, certificates and diplomas will be shipped to students via USPS Priority Mail in the U.S., via FedEx International to other locations, within two weeks of the issue date.


Conferment Date:                    Diploma Request Due By:

April 1                                             March 15

                                           July 1                                              June 15

                                           October 1                                        September 15

                                           January 1                                        December 15


Students who have received the Fellow, Academy of Life Underwriting (FALU) designation and diploma during this period will be invited to attend the Association of Home Office Underwriters (AHOU) Annual Conference early in the following year or the Canadian Institute of Underwriters (CIU), where this significant accomplishment will be recognized.

Don't miss the AHOU Annual Conference scheduled for May 03 - May 06, 2020 in Boston, MA and the CIU Annual General Meeting scheduled for May 31 - June 02, 2020 in Toronto.



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