Graduation Due Dates*
Table of Graduate College Deadlines for 2019-2020 Academic Year
|Graduate College Deadlines||Spring 2020||July 2019||August 2019||Fall 2019|
|Official Graduation Date
The date that will appear on your diploma and transcript.
|May 2, 2020||July 12, 2019||August 16, 2019||December 13, 2019|
|Submit Application for Graduation.
Pay diploma fee in Bursar’s office or online.
|February 7, 2020||June 14, 2019||July 19, 2019||September 13, 2019|
Submit Comprehensive Assessment Evaluation Form.
|Date determined by academic program.|
|Thesis/Dissertation Defense||Dates and specific steps determined by Thesis/Dissertation Committee:
|Upload approved thesis/dissertation to
ETD Administrator site for Graduate College review.
|April 11, 2020*||June 21, 2019*||July 26, 2019*||November 15, 2019*|
|ETD must be approved by the Graduate College
and all other requirements must be met for degree completion.
|May 5, 2020||July 15, 2019||August 19, 2019||December 16, 2019|
|COMMENCEMENT EXERCISE||May 2, 2020||December 14, 2019||December 14, 2019||December 14, 2019|
* When you review these due dates please note that the Graduate College review of theses/dissertations can take as little as a few days or as long as several weeks, depending on the edits that may be required and the number of manuscripts waiting to be approved. If your work is not complete and approved by the Graduate College your name will be removed from the graduation list.