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 2023)Spring-Summer window (Graduation term: Summer 2023)Summer-Fall window (Graduation term: Fall 2022)
Graduation application deadlineFebruary 04, 2023June 1, 2023September 20, 2022
Must be enrolled for this termFall 2022Spring 2023Summer 2022
Dissertation/thesis formatting deadlineJanuary 06, 2023June 9, 2023August 19, 2022
Thesis or dissertation defense deadlineJanuary 13, 2023June 16, 2023August 26, 2022
Thesis or dissertation submission deadlineJanuary 20, 2023June 23, 2023September 2, 2022
Conferral dateMay 20, 2023August 26, 2023December 23, 2022