This is a great idea, but I imagine when it comes to graduating from the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk class, the self-aware printer would refuse to print your certificate. 

Then, while you were wrestling with its front-loading paper tray, it would temporarily blind you with toner and trip you into the nearest shredder. Game over, squishy humans, game over. 

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Should we be spending less time thinking about how to create AIs, and more time on how to avoid being crushed, consumed, or enslaved by them? That's what a Cambridge University team believes. 
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