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University Deadlines

Students in the College of Arts and Sciences must abide by University deadlines. The procedure and deadlines for applying for graduation can be found on the Registrar's website.

A&S Graduate Student Deadlines

Graduate students in the College of Arts and Sciences must abide by additional deadlines.

Summer 2018 Graduation

Date Graduation Deadlines
June 15, 2018 Deadline to Apply for August Graduation
July 13, 2018 Final Date for Oral Examination
July 23, 2018 Deadline for Graduate Clearance Forms
July 30, 2018 Deadline for Master's Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation to be filled in College Office
Aug. 6, 2018 IP's must be Cleared for Commencement
Aug. 18, 2018 Commencement

FALL 2018 Graduation

Date Graduation Deadlines
Aug. 31, 2018 Deadline to Apply for December Graduation
Nov.   8, 2018 Final Date for Oral Examination
Nov. 26, 2018 Deadline for Graduate Clearance Forms
Nov. 26, 2018 Deadline for Master's Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation to be filed in College Office
Dec. 03, 2018 IP's must be Cleared for Commencement
Dec. 15, 2018 Commencement

Additional Academic Schedules and Calendars are available at the Registrar's website.