University Catalog - Graduate College Academic Calendar

Graduate College Academic Calendar

Refer also to the University Academic Calendar

2016-2017 and 2017-2018**
 
Fall
2017
Spring 2017
Summer 2017
Fall
2017
Spring 2018
Summer 2018

Class work begins

Aug. 15
Jan. 17
May 22
Aug. 21
Jan. 16
May 21

Admission to doctoral candidacy for summer graduation due in Graduate College

x

Feb. 3

 

x x

Feb. 2

 

x

Admission to doctoral candidacy for fall graduation due in Graduate College

   

June 9

 

   

June 8

 

Thesis/Dissertation Workshop (formerly FORMAT REVIEW DRAFT of dissertation or thesis) Attend workshop or watch the on-line tutorial

Oct. 14
Mar. 10
June 9
Oct. 20
Mar. 9
June 8

Last day to file a Graduation Clearance Form and a revised plan of study (if needed) and  to Graduate College

Oct. 28
Mar. 24
June 23
Oct. 27
Mar. 23
June 24
Last day to file a diploma application with the 
Registrar's Office
Nov. 1
April 3
July 3
Nov. 1
April 2
July 2

Admission to doctoral candidacy for spring due in Graduate College

Nov. 11
   
Nov. 10
   

Last day to submit results of thesis/dissertation defense forms to Graduate College to meet semester graduation deadlines

Nov. 23
April 21
July 21
Dec. 1
April 27
July 20

Online submission of electronic dissertation or thesis, signature approval page due for degree candidates

Dec. 2
April 28
July 28
Dec. 8
May 4
July 7

Term ends

Dec. 9
May 12
Aug 4
Dec. 15
May 11
Aug. 3

Graduate Commencement

Dec. 9
May 12
 
Dec. 15
May 11
 

**tentative