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    University of Florida
   
 
  Nov 22, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG/PREVIOUS EDITION]

Fall 2015 Calendar


August 2015

August 7, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

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

August 21, 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 Editorial_Office_Deadlines-2015-2016.pdf for more information.

August 24, Monday

Classes start.

Drop/add starts.

Late registration starts (late fee assessed after 5:00 p.m. on 8/21/15).

August 28, Friday, 11:59 p.m.

Drop/add ends.

Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).

Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability

September 2015

September 4, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Fee payment deadline

Residency reclassification deadline for receiving the request and all documents

September 7, Monday, Labor Day

No classes

September 11, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

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

September 18, 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/files/graduation-checklist.pdf 
  https://one.uf.edu/

October 2015

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

Last day to submit Transmittal Letter and dissertation for initial review by Graduate School Editorial Office 
  www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/files/checklist-dissertation.pdf

October 9, Friday

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

November 2015

November 3, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

Last day to submit successfully defended thesis for review by Graduate School Editorial Office
  graduateschool.ufl.edu/files/checklist-thesis.pdf

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

November 6-7, Friday-Saturday, Homecoming

No classes

November 11, Wednesday, Veterans Day

No classes 

November 23, Monday, 5:00 p.m.

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

November 25-28, Wednesday-Saturday, Thanksgiving

No classes 

December 2015

December 2, 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.
  Editorial_Office_Deadlines-2015-2016.pdf
  www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists 

December 9, Wednesday

Classes end.

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

December 9, 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.
  Editorial_Office_Deadlines-2015-2016.pdf 

December 10-11, Thursday-Friday

Examination reading days (no classes) 

December 12, Saturday, and 14-18, Monday-Friday

Final examinations

December 18, 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 18-19, Friday-Saturday

Commencement Ceremonies+

December 21, Monday, 12:00 noon

Final term grades are due.

December 22, Tuesday

Degree certification 

December 23, Wednesday

Unofficial transcripts with grades and remarks available via ISIS 

 

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. Notification of dates and times of ceremonies for colleges and schools will be sent to degree candidates as soon as plans are finalized. Please do not anticipate exact dates and times until notification is received.