December 6, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.
Deadline for requesting transfer of credit (for spring degree candidates)
January 5, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day for thesis and dissertation students to clear prior to the spring semester with the Graduate School Editorial Office—visit http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/editorial/deadlines for more information.
January 8, Monday
Late registration starts (late fee assessed, after 5:00 p.m. on 1/5/18).
January 12, Friday, 11:59 p.m.
Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).
Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability
January 15, Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 19, Friday, 3:30 p.m.
Fee payment deadline
January 19, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Residency reclassification deadline for receiving requests and all documents
January 26, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Deadline for Graduate Student Records to review/approve S/U Option Application for courses with this grading scheme
February 2, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Degree application deadline for degree award this term
Deadline to withdraw all courses with 25% refund (W symbol assigned)
February 14, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day to submit Transmittal Letter and doctoral dissertation for review by Graduate School Editorial Office
February 20, Tuesday
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
March 3-10, Saturday-Saturday, Spring Break
March 16, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day to submit successfully defended master’s thesis for review by Graduate School Editorial Office
Deadline for final exam forms to be posted to GIMS for thesis students
April 11, Wednesday, 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.
April 13, Friday, 11:59 p.m.
Last day to withdraw (all courses) via ONE.UF without failing grades
April 25, Wednesday
April 25, 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.
Deadline for requesting transfer of credit (for summer degree candidates)
April 26-27, Thursday-Friday
Examination reading days (no classes)
April 28, Saturday; April 30-May 4, Monday-Friday
May 4, Friday
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
May 4, Friday, 2:00 p.m.
Doctoral Degree Commencement Ceremony+
May 4-6, Friday-Sunday
Commencement Ceremonies (Non-doctoral)
See commencement schedule for specific dates: http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/commencement/+
May 7, Monday, 12:00 noon
Final term grades are due.
May 8, Tuesday
May 9, 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.