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    University of Florida
   
 
  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Fall 2017 Calendar


August 2017

August 4, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

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

August 18, 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 21, Monday

Classes start.

Drop/add starts.

Late registration starts (late fee assessed after 5:00 p.m. on 8/18/17).

August 25, Friday, 11:59 p.m.

Drop/add ends.

Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).

Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability

September 2017

September 1, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Fee payment deadline

September 1, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

  Residency reclassification deadline for receiving the request and all documents

September 4, Monday, Labor Day

No classes

September 8, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

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

September 15, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Deadline to withdraw with 25% refund (W symbol assigned) 
  https://registrar.ufl.edu/services/withdrawals.html

September 22, Friday, 5:00 p.m. (date extended due to Hurricane Irma)

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

September 29, 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 2017

October 5, 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 6-7, Friday-Saturday, Homecoming

No classes

October 27, Friday, 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 2017

November 10, Friday, Veterans Day observed

No classes 

November 20, 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 20, Monday, 11:59 p.m.

Last day to withdraw (all courses) without failing grades via ONE.UF
   https://registrar.ufl.edu/services/withdrawals.html

November 22-25, Wednesday-Saturday, Thanksgiving

No classes  

December 2017

December 6, Wednesday

Classes end

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

December 6, Wednesday, 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 7-8, Thursday-Friday

Examination reading days (no classes) 

December 9, Saturday, and 11-15, Monday-Friday

Final examinations

December 15, 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 15-16, Friday-Saturday

Commencement Ceremonies+

December 18, Monday, 12:00 noon

Final term grades are due.

December 19, Tuesday

Degree certification 

December 20, 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.