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Important Dates

Fall 2018 

   
July 31 Registration for Fall 2018 ends
August 27 First day of classes
October 5 Graduation Application Deadline
October 22 Registration for Spring 2019 begins (6:00 a.m.)
November 6 Final Date for Thesis Defense
November 13 Thesis due to The Graduate College
November 21-25 Thanks Giving Break
November 29 Thesis must be approved by The Graduate College by 5:00pm
December 4 Comprehensive exam paperwork due to The Graduate College
December 6 Last day of classes
December 15 Commencement
December 21 Spring 2019 Registration ends

To view the official Graduate College calendar for thesis/dissertation deadlines, please click here

Spring 2019 

   
January 21 MLK Holiday
January 22  First day of classes
February 1             

IA/TA application deadline 

*Priority Fall application deadline (MARC applicants who plan to apply for IA/TA)

March 1 Spring graduation application due
March 15 Suggested deadline for submitting approved thesis draft to committee
March 17-24 Spring Break
April 1 Registration for Summer and Fall 2019 Begins
April 9 Final Date for Thesis Defense
April 16 Thesis due to The Graduate College
April 30 Thesis must be approved by The Graduate College by 5:00pm.
May 1 Comprehensive Examination Paperwork Due
May 6 Last day of classes
May 16-18 Commencement

To view the official Graduate College calendar for thesis/dissertation deadlines, please click here

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