Montana State University

Graduate Program Calendars

 

Grad 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

Registrar's Office


2013 Spring Semester

January 4 International Student Orientation
January 7-8 Orientation & registration
January 9, Wednesday Classes Begin
January 21 Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
February 18 President's Day Holiday
March 11-15 SPRING BREAK
March 29 University Day (no classes, offices open)
April 26 Classes End
April 29 – May 3 Final Exams
May 3 Semester Ends
May 4, Saturday Commencement

2013 Summer Semester

May 13, Monday Classes Begin
May 27 Memorial Day holiday observed (no classes), offices closed)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
August 2 Classes End

2013 Fall Semester

August 19 International Student Orientation
August 21-23 Orientation & Registration
August 26, Monday Classes Begin
September 2 Labor Day Holiday (no classes), offices closed)
November 11 Veteran's Day Holiday (no classes)
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Day Holiday (no classes)
December 6 Classes End
December 9-13 Final Exams
December 13 Semester Ends
December 14, Saturday Commencement

2014 Spring Semester

January 3 International Student Orientation
January 6-7 Orientation & Registration
January 8, Wednesday Classes Begin
January 20 Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
February 17 President's Day Holiday
March 10-14 SPRING BREAK
April 18 University Day (no classes, offices open)
April 25 Classes End
April 28 - May 2 Final Exams
May 2 Semester Ends
May 3, Saturday Commencement

 

Important Forms for all Graduate Students!