Important Deadlines

Deadlines for Proposals, Defenses, and Final Submissions

Please note: All proposals should be submitted to your individual committee members for their approval at least one week before the submission deadline. (Earlier submission to the committee is strongly advised.) Otherwise, you cannot expect faculty members to read and approve drafts in time to meet deadlines.

All proposals must be submitted as a Word-compatible email attachment sent to Alice Salazar Presti. All signature pages must be submitted in hard copy.

 

Summer 2017

May 17

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 30 May).
(This is the only submission date for M.A. students wishing to graduate in the Summer 2017 semester. Enrollment in Summer or Fall semester is required for all submissions.)

May 26

Last day for submission of final draft of dissertations to all members of the supervising committee. Doctoral students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

June 9

Last day for submission of final draft of portfolios and theses to all members of the supervising committee. M.A. students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

June 12

Applications for Graduation due.

June 23

Last day for requests for oral defense of dissertations, theses, and portfolios.

July 7

Last day for defense of dissertations, theses, and portfolios.

July 21

Last day for final submissions of dissertations to Office of Graduate Dean.

July 28

Last day for final submissions of theses (to the Office of the Graduate Dean) and portfolios (to the A&H Office)

 

Spring 2017

January 2

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 11 January). (This is the last date for proposals from students expecting to graduate in the Spring or later semesters.)

January 18

Applications for Graduation due in the Office of Records and Admissions (please email Pia for MA or Alice for PhD, to activate application).

February 8

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 22 February). (Students submitting proposals on this date will graduate in summer or later semesters.)

February 22

Last day for submission of final draft of dissertations to all members of the supervising committee. Doctoral students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

March 10

Last day for submission of final draft of portfolios or theses to all members of the supervising committee. Master's students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

March 22

Last day to request oral defense of portfolios, theses, and dissertations.

March 29

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 12 April). (Students submitting proposals on this date will graduate in summer or later semesters.)

April 5

Last day to hold oral defense of portfolios, theses, and dissertations.

April 19

Last day for final submission of dissertations (by 12 noon to the Office of the Graduate Studies).

April 26

Last day for final submission of theses (by 12 noon to the Office of the Graduate Dean) and portfolios (by 12 noon to the A&H office).

TBA

Doctoral Hooding Ceremony & Spring Commencement.

 

For general University deadlines, see the Academic Calendar. For deadlines pertaining to the Office of Graduate Studies, see here.