Dates & Deadlines

Important Dates for Graduate Students 2014-2015



Date and Time

Location of Event

​Graduate Student Orientation Anytime Online
Graduate Assistant Training Anytime
Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition (SRCEE) April 20, 2016
Finch Fieldhouse

Paperwork Deadlines

Applications for Graduate, Master's & Doctoral Fellowships for the 2016-17 year February 1, 2016
Applications for King/Chávez/Parks Future Faculty Awards for the 2016-17 year April 1, 2016
Graduation Application Deadline
      August 2014 Graduation
      December 2014 Graduation
      May 2015 Graduation

June 23, 2014
September 22, 2014*; October 20, 2014**
January 26, 2015*; March 2, 2015**
Graduate Student Research Grants
Application Deadlines
Fall:  October 14, 2015
Spring: February 10, 2016
Dissertation Research Support Grants
Application Deadlines

Fall: October 12, 2015
Spring: March 14, 2016

Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition Application March 16, 2015
Thesis Submission Deadlines
       August, 2014 Graduation
       December, 2014 Graduation
       May, 2015 Graduation

June 16, 2014

October 13, 2014

February 23, 2015

* At this deadline, you are assured of a listing in the Commencement Program IF your major requirements have been met.
** At this deadline, there is no guarantee of a listing in the Commencement Program.​​

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