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    University of Florida
   
 
  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG/PREVIOUS EDITION]

Spring 2016 Calendar


December 2015

December 9, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. 

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

January 2016

January 4, Monday, 5:00 p.m.

Registration deadline

Last day for thesis and dissertation students to clear prior to the spring semester with the Graduate School Editorial Office—visit http://www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/files/editorial-deadlines.pdf for more information. 

January 5, Tuesday

Classes start.

Drop/add starts.

Late registration starts (late fee assessed, after 5:00 p.m. on 1/4/16).

January 11, Monday, 11:59 p.m.

Drop/add ends

Late Registration ends (late fee assessed).

Deadline to withdraw with no fee liability

January 15, Friday, 3:30 p.m.

Fee payment deadline

Residency reclassification deadline for receiving requests and all documents

January 18, Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

No classes 

January 22, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

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

January 29, Friday, 5:00 p.m.

Degree application deadline for degree award this term 
  graduateschool.ufl.edu/files/graduation-checklist.pdf
  https://one.uf.edu/

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

February 2016

February 10, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.

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

February 12, 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

February 27-March 5, Saturday-Saturday, Spring Break

No classes

March 2016

March 9, Wednesday, 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  

April 2016

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

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

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://www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/files/editorial-deadlines.pdf  
  www.graduateschool.ufl.edu/graduation/checklists  

April 20, Wednesday

Classes end. 

April 20, 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/media/graduate-school/pdf-files/Editorial-Office-Deadlines-2015-2016.pdf   

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

April 21-22, Thursday-Friday

Examination reading days (no classes) 

April 23, Saturday; April 25-29, Monday-Friday

Final examinations 

April 28-May 1, Thursday-Sunday

Commencement Ceremonies
See commencement schedule for specific dates: http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/commencement/

April 29, 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 2016

May 2, Monday, 12:00 noon

Final term grades are due.

May 3, Tuesday

Degree certification 

May 4, 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. 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.