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Note: For University-wide deadlines (class start/end dates, add/drop dates, declaration of minor deadlines, etc.), please see the Office of the University Registrar's website or the Office of the Bursar's website.

November 2019

  • 15, Friday
  • 24, Sunday – 30, Saturday
    • Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 2019

  • 13, Friday
    • Classes End
    • Deadline for fall 2019 graduating students to submit a request for a letter of certification to Graduate Enrollment Services
  • 16, Monday – 20, Friday
    • Final Exams
  • 21, Saturday
    • Graduate School Fall Commencement Ceremony, Bryce Jordan Center, 4:30 p.m.

January 2020

February 2020

  • 10, Monday
    • Last date for a spring graduate to upload a draft of the master’s thesis  or doctoral dissertation to the eTD website for format review
  • 28, Friday
    • Last date for a spring graduate to pass the final doctoral defense (department must return report to Graduate Enrollment Services immediately)

March 2020

  • 8, Sunday – 14 Saturday
    • Spring Break (no classes)
  • 30, Monday
    • Last date for a spring graduate to upload final thesis or dissertation to the eTD website for format review
    • Last date for a D.N.P.  or D.M.A.  student to pass final oral presentation
    • Last date for a D.M.A. student to pass final performance

May 2020

  • 1, Friday
    • Deadline for Spring 2020 graduating students to submit a request for a letter of certification to Graduate Enrollment Services
  • 1, Friday
    • Last day of classes
  • 4, Monday – 8 Friday
    • Finals Week
  • 10, Sunday
    • Graduate School Commencement Ceremony, Bryce Jordan Center, 4:30 p.m.

Summer 2020 Important Dates

May 2020

  • 25, Monday
    • Memorial Day (no classes)
  • 29, Friday
    • Last date for a spring graduate to upload a draft of the master’s thesis  or doctoral dissertation to the eTD website for format review

June 2020

July 2020

  • 4, Saturday
    • Independence Day
  • 7, Tuesday
    • Last date for a summer graduate to upload a final thesis or dissertation to the eTD website
  • 7, Tuesday
    • Last date for a D.M.A. or D.N.P.  student to pass final performance

August 2020

  • 7, Friday
    • Deadline for Summer 20 graduating students to submit a request for a letter of certification to Graduate Enrollment Services (12:00 p.m.)
  • 15, Saturday
    • Graduate School Summer Commencement Ceremony, Bryce Jordan Center, 2:30 p.m.