in

J. Cole graduated college in 2007 but didn’t receive his diploma until 2015 due to an overdue library book

J. Cole graduated from St. John’s University in 2007, but he didn’t receive his diploma until 2015 due to an overdue library book.

attended St. Johns University on an academic scholarship, he graduated from St. John’s University in Queens, NY, in May 2007 with a 3.8 GPA and Magna Cum Laude Honors and a degree in communication and .

J. Cole returned to his college to perform exclusively for the students and alumni, that same night he received his college diploma in hand. He didn’t receive his diploma in 2007 due to an overdue library book. “I owed money for a library book that I didn’t turn in,” Cole told the Village Voice. J. Cole also met his wife Melissa at St. John’s.

Read: 11 facts you didn’t know about J. Cole

Read: Drake graduated High School at age 25

June 1st is Declared "Nipsey Hussle Appreciation Day" in Harlem

June 1st is Declared “Nipsey Hussle Appreciation Day” in Harlem

Ol Dirty Bastard's first rap name was Ason Unique

Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s first rap name was Ason Unique