August 7, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Deadline for requesting transfer of credit (for fall degree candidates)
August 21, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
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
Late registration starts (late fee assessed after 5:00 p.m. on 8/21/15).
August 28, Friday, 11:59 p.m.
Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).
Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability
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
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)
Degree application deadline for degree award this term
October 2, Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day to submit Transmittal Letter and dissertation for initial review by Graduate School Editorial Office
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
November 3, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day to submit successfully defended thesis for review by Graduate School Editorial Office
Deadline for final exam forms to be posted to GIMS for thesis students
November 6-7, Friday-Saturday, Homecoming
November 11, Wednesday, Veterans Day
November 23, Monday, 5:00 p.m.
Last day to withdraw (all courses) without failing grades via ISIS
November 25-28, Wednesday-Saturday, Thanksgiving
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.
December 9, Wednesday
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.
December 10-11, Thursday-Friday
Examination reading days (no classes)
December 12, Saturday, and 14-18, Monday-Friday
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
December 21, Monday, 12:00 noon
Final term grades are due.
December 22, Tuesday
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.