Graduate Calendar

Fall 2019

Date

Activity or Event

August 5-16

Fall Intersession (Considered part of the fall semester for admission, registration, grading, and graduation purposes.)

August 12

Graduate Student Orientation (optional for any new graduate student)

August 13

Teaching Assistant Orientation (mandatory for students hired as Graduate Teaching Assistants)

August 19

Classes Begin

August 23

Deadline to Apply for Graduation (Students planning to complete their degree in December 2019)

September 2

Labor Day Holiday (no classes)

October 10-11

Fall Holiday (no classes)

November 1

3MT - Three Minute Thesis competition

November 27-29 

Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes and offices closed)

November 25

Thesis deadline: Last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College

November 25

Seminar deadline: Last day to submit acceptance sheet of approved research project to the Graduate College. (Does not apply to all programs. Check with program advisor to determine if form is needed.)

December 5

Last day of classes

December 5

Deadline for submission of Comprehensive Examination results to the Graduate College

December 6

Study Day (no classes)

December 7-12

Final exams

December 13

Commencement

January 17

Final submission of all requirements for FA19 thesis

 

 

Spring 2020

Date

Activity or Event

January 6-10

Winter Intersession (Considered part of the spring semester for admission, registration, grading, and graduation purposes.)

January 10

Graduate Student Orientation (optional for any new graduate student)

January 13

Classes Begin

January 17

Deadline to Apply for Graduation (Students planning to complete their degree in May 2020)

January 20

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (no classes)

February 17

President's Day (no classes)

March 16-20

Spring Break (no classes)

April 9-10 

Spring Holiday (no classes) - offices closed April 10

April 27

Thesis deadline: Last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College.

April 27

Seminar Report Form deadline: Last day to submit to the Graduate College. (Does not apply to all programs. Check with program advisor to determine if form is needed.)

May 2

IDF – Frank Einhellig Interdisciplinary Forum

May 7

Last day of classes

May 7

Deadline for submission of Comprehensive Examination results to the Graduate College

May 8

Study Day (no classes)

May 9-14

Final exams

May 15

Commencement

June 5

Final submission of all requirements for SP20 thesis

   

 

 

Summer 2020

Date

Activity or Event

May 18 - June 5

Summer Intersession (Considered part of the summer session for admission, registration, grading, and graduation purposes.)

May 25

Memorial Day Holiday (no intersession classes)

June 8

Classes Begin

June 12

Deadline to Apply for Graduation (Students planning to complete their degree in August 2020)

July 3

Independence Day Holiday (no classes) – offices closed

July 20

Thesis deadline: Last day to submit approved thesis to the Graduate College.  

July 20

Seminar Report Form deadline: Last day to submit to the Graduate College. (Does not apply to all programs. Check with program advisor to determine if form is needed.)

July 28

Deadline for submission of Comprehensive Examination results to the Graduate College

July 29

Last day of classes

July 30-31

Final exams

August 21

Final submission of all requirements for SU20 thesis