Deadlines for Graduation

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    DEADLINES FOR GRADUATION / MARCH IN COMMENCEMENT 

    Deadlines for Spring-2016 Graduation 

    Deadlines for Fall-2016 Graduation 

    Fall Semester 2016

       Application for Degree:  

        May 30 – September 30, 2016 (per spring 2016 academic calendar).

     

    Cap and Gown Orders:       

    Orders and Payments due in October(tentative, see bookstore X6437).  

     

    Doctoral Students (Ph.D., Ed.D.):

     

    Dissertation Examining Committee form (Suggested date to submit the Nomination of Committee form, which must be in the Graduate School at least 3 weeks before the scheduled dissertation defense), 9/26/16

     

    Public Seminar by Ph.D./Ed.D. Candidates (as applicable to Program),10/17/16  

    Announcement of dissertation defense, 10/24/16

     

    Master’s Students (Applicable to M.S. Programs):

     

    Thesis Examining Committee form (suggested date to submit Nomination of Committee form, which must be in the Graduate School at least 3 weeks before the scheduled thesis examination), 9/26/16 

     

    Master’s Thesis and Doctoral Dissertation Students:

     

    Distribution of copies of thesis/dissertation to Examining Committee members, 10/24/16 

    Announcement of thesis/dissertation defense, 10/24/16 

    Thesis/dissertation defense completed, 11/21/16  

     

    Final Submission of thesis/dissertation and report of Examining Committee form to the Graduate School; coursework, comprehensive examinations, internships, clinical affiliation are all completed as applicable, 11/28/16

     

    Non-Thesis Option and Non-Dissertation Doctorate:

     

    The following to be completed or submitted as applicable (e.g., comprehensive examinations, seminar/research papers, seminar/project presentations, master’s projects and professional doctorate research project papers, internships, practicals), 11/28/16

     

    All Students:

     

    Fulfillment of Course Requirements Form and Certification of Completion of Degree form approved and submitted to the Graduate School, 12/02/16 

                   

    COMMENCEMENT:  December 16, 2016