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Historic campus buildings as seen across the historic Horseshoe area of campus with bright pink flowers in the foreground and a view of the Maxcy monument and students lounging in the middle of the green space.


Make sure you're hitting important degree progress milestones and maintaining the academic standards necessary to stay in your graduate program. 

Spring 2020 Deadlines & Commencement

January 8, 5 p.m.: Tuition and Fees payment deadline
February 16:
 Graduation Application Deadline
April 3: Format Check Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation
April 8: Defense Deadline
April 18: Final Submission Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation
May 8 & 9: Masters Commencement Exercises 
May 9: Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Summer 2020 Deadlines & Commencement

July 10: Format Check Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation
July 15:
 Defense Deadline
TBA: Graduation Application Deadline
July 24: Final Submission Deadline for Thesis/Dissertation
August 15: Graduation (No Ceremony)

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