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    University of Florida
   
 
  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG/PREVIOUS EDITION]

Fall 2016 Calendar


August 2016

August 5, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline for requesting transfer of credit (for fall degree candidates)

August 19, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Registration deadline

Last day for thesis and dissertation students to clear prior to the fall semester with the Graduate School Editorial Office. See http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/editorial/deadlines for more information.

August 22, Monday

Classes start.

Drop/add starts.

Late registration starts (late fee assessed after 5:00 p.m. on 8/19/16).

August 26, Friday, 11:59 p.m.

Drop/add ends.

Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).

Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability

September 2016

September 2, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Fee payment deadline

September 2, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

  Residency reclassification deadline for receiving the request and all documents

September 5, Monday, Labor Day

No classes

September 9, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline for Graduate Student Records to review/approve S/U Option Application for courses with this grading scheme 

September 16, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline to withdraw with 25% refund (W symbol assigned) 
  http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/pdf/withdrawal.pdf 

Degree application deadline for degree award this term 
  www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists  
  https://one.uf.edu/

September 30, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Last day to submit Transmittal Letter and doctoral dissertation for initial review by Graduate School Editorial Office 
 http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists

October 2016

October 6, Thursday

Midpoint of term

Deadline to finalize all data (except Final Exam) in GIMS for all degree applicants 

Late degree application deadline for degree award this term 
  http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/currents/latedegreeinfo.html

October 14-15, Friday-Saturday, Homecoming

No classes

October 26, Wednesday 5:00 p.m.

Last day to submit successfully defended master’s thesis for review by Graduate School Editorial Office
 http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists 

Deadline for final exam forms to be posted to GIMS for thesis students

November 2016

November 11, Friday, Veterans Day

No classes 

November 21, Monday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline for final exam forms to be posted to GIMS for dissertation, non-thesis, project, and project-in-lieu of thesis students 

Deadline for ETD Signature Pages to be posted to GIMS for thesis and dissertation students

Deadline for thesis and dissertation students to submit final pdf document for review by the Graduate School Editorial Office in order to qualify for degree award this term 
  No exceptions can be granted.
  http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/editorial/deadlines
  www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists 

November 21, Monday, 11:59 p.m.

Last day to withdraw (all courses) without failing grades via ONE.UF
   http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/currents/withdraw.html  

November 23-26, Wednesday-Saturday, Thanksgiving

No classes  

December 2016

December 6, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline for thesis and dissertation students to receive confirmation of Final Clearance status with the Graduate School Editorial Office to remain eligible for a degree award this term.
  No exceptions can be granted.
  http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/editorial/deadlines

December 7, Wednesday

Classes end.

Deadline for requesting transfer of credit (for spring degree candidates)

December 8-9, Thursday-Friday

Examination reading days (no classes) 

December 10, Saturday, and 12-16, Monday-Friday

Final examinations

December 16, Friday, 5:00 p.m. 

Last day to drop a course and receive W on transcript via College petition to the Registrar, Room 222 Criser

Last day to withdraw (all courses) without failing grades via College petition to the Registrar, Room 222 Criser

December 16-17, Friday-Saturday

Commencement Ceremonies+

December 19, Monday, 12:00 noon

Final term grades are due.

December 20, Tuesday

Degree certification 

December 21, Wednesday

Unofficial transcripts with grades and remarks available via ONE.UF

 

NOTES: All dates and deadlines are subject to change and will be updated accordingly. 
Prospective students should contact the appropriate academic unit for admission application deadlines.

+ Projected dates.  Specific dates and times of ceremonies for colleges and schools will be made available at www.registrar.ufl.edu/commencement once approved by the University Commencement Committee and as soon as plans are finalized.  Please do not anticipate exact dates and times until the website has been updated.