Academics

Important Dates


FALL 2016

SEPTEMBER 21

Last Day for Submitting Application for Degree to Graduate Studies Office (December 2016 Commencement). Students transferring in graduate credits must provide an official transcript of transfer credits prior to acceptance of the transfer credits for approval.

Student deadline to submit thesis or research project to Office of Graduate Studies for final approval; Signature pages must accompany document on required cotton paper.

OCTOBER 28

Student deadline to submit thesis or research project to Office of Graduate Studies for final approval; Signature pages must accompany document on required cotton paper. 

NOVEMBER 11

University Clearance Begins for December graduates

NOVEMBER 11

Deadline to submit hardbound thesis to Office of Graduate Studies; one copy to the department and one copy to J.D. Boyd Library 

NOVEMBER 11

Deadline to the submit bound copy of research project to Office of Graduate Studies, one copy to the department and J. D. Boyd Library

NOVEMBER 11

Deadline for submitting missing documentation for December Commencement

NOVEMBER 14

Registration for Spring 2017 Semester Begins

NOVEMBER 25

Deadline for Submitting Application Packet for Admission to the Graduate School for Spring 2017 Semester

DECEMBER 9

Fall Commencement 2016

10:00 AM

Location: Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

SPRING 2017

JANUARY 27

Last Day for Submitting Application for Degree to Graduate Studies Office (May 2017 Commencement). Students transferring in graduate credits must provide an official transcript of transfer credits prior to acceptance of the transfer credits for approval.

MARCH

Student deadline to submit thesis or research project to Office of Graduate Studies for final approval; Signature pages must accompany document on required cotton paper

MARCH 31

Last Day for Placing Cap and Gown Orders

APRIL

Bound Thesis: Submit the original bound thesis to the Office of Graduate Studies, one copy to the department and J. D. Boyd Library

APRIL 15

Deadline for submitting missing documentation for May Graduation

APRIL 17

University Clearance Begins for Graduates

APRIL 25

Deadline for Admission to the Graduate School for Summer I

APRIL 28

Final Examinations for Graduate Students

APRIL 28

Posting of Grades for Graduate Students in BANNER by 6:00 p.m.

MAY 6

Commencement

SUMMER I 2017

MAY 25

Deadline for Admission to the Graduate School for Summer II

JUNE 9

Student deadline to submit electronic copy of thesis or research project to Office of Graduate Studies for final approval; Signature pages must accompany document on required cotton paper

JUNE 14

Last Day for Submitting Application for Degree to Graduate Studies Office (Summer 2017 Completion)

JUNE 28

Last Day of Summer I Session

JUNE 28

Bound Thesis: Submit the original bound thesis to the Office of Graduate Studies, one copy to the department and J. D. Boyd Library

JUNE 29

Grades due by 12:00 noon in Office of Student Records; Final Grade Processing 1:00 p.m.

JUNE 30

Final List of Graduates due in Office of Student Records 

JULY 5

Posting of Degrees and Printing of Diplomas

SUMMER II 2017

JULY 7
   

Student deadline to submit electronic copy of thesis or research project to Office of Graduate Studies for final approval; Signature pages must accompany document on required cotton paper 

JULY 21    

Last Day for Submitting Application for Degree to Graduate Studies Office (Summer 2017 Completion)  

JULY 15

Deadline for Admission to the Graduate School for Fall Semester

AUGUST 4    

Last Day of Summer II Session  

AUGUST 4    

Bound Thesis: Submit the original bound thesis to the Office of Graduate Studies, one copy to the department and J. D. Boyd Library

AUGUST 7

Grades due by 12:00 noon in Office of Student Records; Final Grade Processing 1:00 p.m.
 

AUGUST 8 

Final List of Graduates due in Office of Student Records 
 

AUGUST 9 

Posting of Degrees and Printing of Diplomas