Graduate Student Dates & Deadlines

 

Spring 2019 Dates and Deadlines

November 5 Open registration in SIS for degree-seeking (and Certificate) students Spring 2019
November 27 Open registration in SIS for non-degree-seeking students Spring 2019
January 7 Application deadline for non-degree-seeking students Spring 2019
January 14 Classes begin
January 15 Late Registration Fee begins ($25)
January 21 University Holiday - Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 25 Last Day to Withdraw Without Financial Penalty
January 25 Late Registration and Drop/Add Ends
January 25 Deadline for Spring 2019 graduation candidates to qualify for Waiver of Registration.
For Students Requesting the Waiver: All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this early date
February 8 Deadline to Apply for Spring 2019 Graduation in SIS
March 29 Deadline for Class Withdrawal
March 29 Deadline to Audit
April 5 Deadline to Submit All Materials for Spring 2019 Graduation
All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this date
April 29 Deadline to resolve any Fall 2018 Incomplete (I) grades
April 29 Last Day of Spring Semester Classes
May 2-9 Final Exams
May 11 Final Grades Due to Registrar (11:00 a.m.)
May 19 2019 Commencement and Awarding of Degrees
All financial obligations to the University must be resolved

 

Summer 2019 Dates and Deadlines

March 25 Open registration in SIS for degree-seeking (and Certificate) students Summer 2019
April 8 Open registration in SIS for non-degree-seeking students Summer 2019
May 17 Application deadline for summer non-degree-seeking students
June 3 Classes Begin
June 7 Deadline to Apply for Summer 2019 Graduation in SIS
June 7 Deadline for Summer 2019 graduation candidates to qualify for Waiver of Registration.
For Students Requesting the Waiver: All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this early date
July 4 University Holiday - Independence Day (4th of July)
July 5 Deadline to Submit All Materials for Summer 2019 Graduation
All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this date
July 29 Last Day of Summer Semester Classes
July 31 Final Grades Due to Registrar (12:00 noon)
August 16 Awarding of Degrees (no Convocation or Diploma Ceremony)
All financial obligations to the University must be resolved

 

Fall 2019 Dates and Deadlines

April 1 Open registration in SIS for degree-seeking (and Certificate) students Fall 2019
April 22 Open registration in SIS for non-degree-seeking students Fall 2019
August 19 Application deadline for non-degree-seeking students Fall 2019
August 20 + 21 School of Graduate Studies Orientation
August 26 Classes begin
August 27 Late Registration Fee Begins ($25)
September 2 University Holiday - Labor Day
September 6 Last Day to Withdraw Without Financial Penalty
September 6 Late Registration and Drop/Add Ends
September 6 Deadline for Fall 2019 graduation candidates to qualify for Waiver of Registration.
For Students Requesting the Waiver: All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this early date
October 4 Deadline to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation in SIS
November 8 Deadline for Class Withdrawal
November 8 Deadline to Audit
November 8 Deadline to resolve any Spring or Summer 2019 Incomplete (I) grades
November 28 + 29 University Holiday - Thanksgiving
December 6 Deadline to Submit All Materials for Fall 2019 Graduation
All required Final Materials (including Approved Thesis/Dissertation) are due by this date
December 6 Last Day of Fall Semester Classes
December 10 -18 Final Exams
December 20 Final Grades Due to Registrar (11:00 a.m.)
December 23 - January 1 Winter Break - University closed
January 17, 2019 Awarding of Degrees (No Convocation or Diploma Ceremony)
All financial obligations to the University must be resolved