Graduation Due Dates*

Schedule TABLE OF GRADUATE COLLEGE DEADLINES FOR THE CURRENT ACADEMIC YEAR

Official Graduation Date                               The date that will appear on your diploma and transcript.

May 11,  2019

July 12, 2019

August 16, 2019

December 13, 2019

DUE DATES
Submit Application for Graduation.
Pay diploma fee in Bursar’s office or online.

February 8, 2019

June 14, 2019

July 19, 2019

September 13, 2019

Comprehensive Exam
Submit Comprehensive Assessment Evaluation Form.
 Date determined by academic program.
Thesis/Dissertation Defense Dates and specific steps determined by Thesis/Dissertation Committee:

  1. Submit draft of thesis/dissertation to committee chair for review and comment.
  2. Submit revised draft of thesis/dissertation to committee members for review and comment.
  3. Schedule defense of thesis/dissertation.
  4. Defend thesis/dissertation.
  5. Revise thesis/dissertation as directed by committee.
  6. Submit revised thesis/dissertation for committee review and approval.
Upload approved thesis/dissertation to ETD Administrator site for Graduate College review.

April 12, 2019*

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 14, 2019

July 15, 2019

August 19, 2019

December 16, 2019

COMMENCEMENT EXERCISE

May 11, 2019

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.