Graduation Dates and Deadlines

Following are important deadlines during your last semester. If you are unable to meet these deadlines, your graduation may be delayed until the following semester.

Fall {{ deadlines.fall_year }} Spring {{ deadlines.spring_year }} Summer {{ deadlines.summer_year }}
Graduation Application Deadline {{ deadlines.application_deadline_fall | long_date }} {{ deadlines.application_deadline_spring | long_date }} {{ deadlines.application_deadline_summer | long_date }}
Must be enrolled for this term Fall {{ deadlines.fall_year }} Spring {{ deadlines.spring_year }} Summer {{ deadlines.summer_year }}
Dissertation/Thesis Formatting Deadline {{ deadlines.formatting_deadline_fall | long_date }} {{ deadlines.formatting_deadline_spring | long_date }} {{ deadlines.formatting_deadline_summer | long_date }}
Thesis or Dissertation Defense Deadline {{ deadlines.defense_deadline_fall | long_date }} {{ deadlines.defense_deadline_spring | long_date }} {{ deadlines.defense_deadline_summer | long_date }}
Thesis or Dissertation Submission Deadline {{ deadlines.submission_deadline_fall | long_date }} {{ deadlines.submission_deadline_spring | long_date }} {{ deadlines.submission_deadline_summer | long_date }}
Conferral Date {{ deadlines.degree_conferred_fall | long_date }} {{ deadlines.degree_conferred_spring | long_date }} {{ deadlines.degree_conferred_summer | long_date }}

Window Graduation Dates and Deadlines

The Window Graduation Dates and Deadlines may permit you to graduate in the following semester without enrolling. You must contact the Graduate School to verify eligibility for this option.

 Fall-Spring window (Graduation term: Spring 2022)Spring-Summer window (Graduation term: Summer 2022)Summer-Fall window (Graduation term: Fall 2022)
Graduation application deadlineFebruary 05, 2022June 1, 2022September 20, 2022
Must be enrolled for this termFall 2021Spring 2022Summer 2022
Dissertation/thesis formatting deadlineJanuary 07, 2022June 10, 2022August 19, 2022
Thesis or dissertation defense deadlineJanuary 14, 2022June 17, 2022August 26, 2022
Thesis or dissertation submission deadlineJanuary 21, 2022June 24, 2022September 2, 2022
Conferral dateMay 21, 2022August 27, 2022December 23, 2022