Graduate School

Spring Semester 2013

TBD Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) Orientation (mandatory for all GTAs teaching this semester who have not previously attended the GTA orientation)
Jan 9 Instruction begins, 1-credit extension deadline
Jan 21 Martin Luther King holiday (no classes; offices closed)
TBD New Graduate Student Welcome Event
Feb 5  last day for graduate students to file "Application for Advanced Degree" - this form will be accepted on the following Monday.
Feb 18 President's Day holiday (no classes)
Mar 11-15 Spring Break (no classes), Offices Open
Mar 29 University Day holiday (no classes); Offices open
Apr 15 Last day for master's comprehensive or doctoral examination
Apr 15 Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if professional paper is submitted to the library) by formatting advisor 
Apr 26 Last day of classes
Apr 29 - May 3 Final Examinations
May 3 Spring Semester Ends
May 4 Commencement

Summer Session 2013

May 13 First 6 week and 12 week sessions, classes begin
May 27 Memorial Day holiday (no classes; offices closed)
June 10 last day for graduate students to file "Application for Advanced Degree"
July 4 Independence Day holiday observed (no classes; offices closed)
July 15 Last day for master's comprehensive or doctoral examination
July 15 Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if professional paper is submitted to the library) by formatting advisor.   
Aug 2 Last day of semester; classes end for 12 week and second 6 week