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Hooding Ceremony

  • Thursday, December 18, 2014

TA/RA Orientation Dates - SPRING 2015

  • Thursday, January 8, 2015 - ECSS 2.102 - Newly appointed TA’s and RA’s and those who have not yet attended DAY 1 of the two day program are required to attend.
  • Friday, January 9, 2015 - ECSS 2.102 (9 am to 12:30 am, lunch, afternoon 1:30pm to 3:30pm in school) - Newly appointed TA’s and previously appointed TA’s who have not yet attended DAY 2 of the two day orientation program are required to attend.

Dates and Deadlines - May NOT conduct Final Oral Exam when the University is closed. All deadlines are at Noon.


Fall 2014 - PhD

  • September 3, 2014
    Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2014.
  • November 3, 2014 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to request a final oral exam.
  • November 17, 2014
    Last day to hold a final oral exam.
  • December 1, 2014 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final dissertation copies (Copy Center Pricing)

Fall 2014 - Master's

  • September 3, 2014
    Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2014.
  • December 8, 2014 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final thesis copies.

InAbsentia Deadlines

  • InAbsentia for those Fall 2014 candidates who did not make the deadlines.
  • December 10, 2014 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to request a final oral exam.
  • January 14, 2015
    Last day to hold a final oral exam.
  • InAbsentia - January 28, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final dissertation & thesis copies.

Spring 2015 - PhD

  • January 21, 2015
    Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2015.
  • March 25, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to request a final oral exam.
  • April 8, 2015
    Last day to hold a final oral exam.
  • April 15, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final dissertation copies (Copy Center Pricing)

Spring 2015 - Master's

  • January 21, 2015
    Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2015.
  • April 22, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final thesis copies (Copy Center Pricing)

InAbsentia Deadlines

  • InAbsentia for those Spring 2015 candidates who did not make the deadlines.
  • June 2, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to request a final oral exam.
  • June 16, 2015
    Last day to hold a final oral exam.
  • InAbsentia - June 23, 2015 - 12pm Noon
    Last day to submit final dissertation & thesis copies.
DISCLAIMER: All dates and deadlines are subject to change.

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