Summer Session 2019: Regardless of the summer session in which a degree candidate is

enrolled, the deadlines below are the same.

May 13

Last day for international applications for fall semester (if this is different than your department, follow your department's date).

May 13

First 6 week and 12 week sessions, classes begin. One-credit Extension deadline.

May 27

Memorial Day holiday (no classes; offices closed)

June 10

Last day for graduate students to file Graduation Application.

July 4

Independence Day holiday observed (no classes; offices closed)

July 16

Last day for master’s and doctoral comprehensive examination or thesis/dissertation defense if the student plans to graduate Summer 2019

July 16

Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if the professional paper is submitted to the library) by the Formatting Advisor.   

Aug 2

Last day of semester. Classes end for 12 week and second 6 week, Last day to withdraw Graduation Application and file for One-credit Extension.

 

Fall Semester 2019

Aug 22

New Graduate Student Orientation, Mandatory
Invitations by email and on Orientation Website
Fall 2019: Thursday, August 22 @ 8:00 am -  Leon Johnson 339 & 346. 

Aug 23

GTA Orientation for new GTAs
Fall 2019: Friday, August 23 @ 8:00 am -  Leon Johnson 339 & 346. 

Aug 26

Classes begin. One-credit Extension deadline.

Last day for non-degree applications to be submitted.

Sept 1

Labor Day (no classes; offices closed)

Sept 20

Last day for graduate students to file Graduation Application.

Oct 1

Last day for international applications for spring semester (if this is different than your department, follow your department's date).

Nov 11

Veteran's Day (no classes; offices closed)

Nov 27-29

Thanksgiving Holiday

No classes from Nov. 27-29.  Offices closed Nov. 28-29

Nov 22

Last day for master’s and doctoral comprehensive examination or thesis/dissertation defense if the student plans to graduate Fall 2019.

Nov 22

Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if the professional paper is submitted to the library) by the Formatting Advisor.  

Dec 6

Last day of classes

Dec 9-13

Final examinations

Dec 13

Fall semester ends. Last day to withdraw Graduation Application and file for One-credit Extension.

Dec 14

Commencement

 

 

Spring 2020

 

TBA

New Graduate Student Orientation, mandatory
 Orientation Website 

 

TBA

GTA Orientation for new GTAs
 Orientation Website 

Jan 13

Classes begin. One-credit Extension deadline.

Last day for non-degree applications to be submitted.

Jan 20

Martin Luther King holiday (no classes; offices closed)

Feb 1

Last day for international applications for summer semester (if this is different than your department, follow your department's date).

Feb 5

Last day for graduate students to file Graduation Application.

Feb 17

President's Day Holiday (no classes; offices closed)

Mar 16-20

Spring Break (no classes); Offices Open

Apr 10

University Day holiday (no classes); Offices open

Apr 21

Last day for master’s and doctoral comprehensive examination or thesis/dissertation defense if student plans to graduate Spring 2020.

Apr 21

Last day for approval of thesis, dissertation, or professional paper (if the professional paper is submitted to the library) by Formatting Advisor.

May 1

Last day of classes

May 4-8 

Final Examinations

May 8

Spring Semester ends. Last day to withdraw Graduation Application and file for One-credit Extension.

May 9

Commencement