IMPORTANT GRADUATE DATES FOR FALL 2019

DATE

EVENT

August 22

Fall 2019 classes begin

August 30

Last day to apply for Fall 2019 Graduate graduation

August 30

Last day for those planning to graduate May 2019 to file approved dissertation proposal and IRB statement of approval, thesis proposal, or project proposal

Sept 2

Labor Day (No Classes, Offices Closed)

October 10-11

Fall Break (No Classes, Offices Open)

October 30

Last day to withdraw from classes

November 1

Final date for oral defense of graduation level dissertation, thesis or project 

(University Date 11/15 but College needs prior to this date)

November 8

Deadline to:

  • Submit dissertation electronically

  • Submit thesis electronically

  • Submit signature pages to 407 White Hall

November 11

Veterans Day (No Classes, Offices Closed)

November 22

Final deadline for all dissertation and thesis corrections

November 28

Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes, Offices Closed)

November 29

Day after Thanksgiving (No Classes, Offices Closed)

December 6

All incomplete grades must be cleared

December 8

Classes End

December 9-15

Final Exam Week

December 13-14

Kent Campus Graduation Ceremonies.  Please check the commencement website for official information:

http://www.kent.edu/commencement

IMPORTANT DATES FOR SPRING 2020

DATE

EVENT

January 13

Spring 2020 classes begin

January 17

Last day to apply for May 2020 Graduate graduation

January 17

Last day for those planning to graduate May 2020 to file approved dissertation proposal & IRB statement of approval, thesis proposal, or project proposal

January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes, Offices closed)

March 20

Final date for oral defense of graduate level dissertation, thesis or project

(University date Apr. 3 but College needs prior to this date)

March 22

Last day to withdraw from any or all classes

March 23-29

Spring recess (no classes, offices open)

April 10

Deadline to:

  • Submit dissertation electronically

  • Submit thesis electronically

  • Submit signature pages to 407 White Hall

April 10

Deadline for graduate level students graduating May 2020 to have all incomplete grades from previous semester cleared

April 24

Final deadline for all dissertation and thesis corrections

April 28

Classes end

May 9

Check commencement site for exact time and day for Graduate School of EHHS http://www.kent.edu/commencement

Week of June 15, 2020

Spring 2020 diplomas mailed to students at permanent addresses.