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Deadlines

Master's Students

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018
Graduation Application October 6, 2017 March 9, 2018 June 29, 2018
Final Date for Thesis Defense November 6, 2017 April 3, 2018 July 5, 2018
Thesis due to The Graduate College November 13, 2017 April 10, 2018 July 11, 2018
Thesis must be approved by The Graduate College by 5:00pm. November 30, 2017 April 24, 2018 July 25, 2018
Comprehensive Examination Paperwork * December 5, 2017 May 2, 2018 July 31, 2018
*For Thesis or Non-Thesis students: The comprehensive exam deadline is for paperwork only. If your comprehensive examination is your thesis defense, it must be scheduled and completed by the defense deadlines listed above. Please work with your graduate advisor to make sure you meet all departmental deadlines and other degree requirements.

Doctoral Students

  Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018
Graduation Application October 6, 2017 March 9, 2018 June 29, 2018
Final Date for Dissertation Defense November 6, 2017 April 3, 2018 July 5, 2018
Dissertation due to The Graduate College November 13, 2017 April 10, 2018 July 11, 2018
Dissertation must be approved by The Graduate College by 5:00pm November 30, 2017 April 24, 2018 July 25, 2018
Survey of Earned Doctorates due to The Graduate College by 5:00pm November 30, 2017 April 24, 2018 July 25, 2018