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Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Catalog 2018-2019

Academic Calendar - School of Graduate Studies


 

Calendar, 2018-2019

July 2018 (Fall Semester)

Tuesday 31 Orientation for new students

August 2018

Wednesday 1 Orientation for new students/Registration for all students-completed
Monday 6 Classes begin for Fall semester and Student fees due or within 2 weeks prior to this date
Saturday 11 Summer Commencement

September 2018

Monday 3 Labor Day holiday observed

November 2018

Friday 9 Final date to submit request for Dissertation/Thesis Defense and Final Examination to graduate at Fall graduation*
Friday 9 Final date to circulate announcement for M.S. or Ph.D. and Final Examination for Fall graduation to Graduate Faculty.*
Monday 19 Registration packets due for Spring Semester
Thurs/Friday 22-23 Thanksgiving holiday
Monday 26 Final date to convene M.S. or Ph.D. defense to graduate at Fall graduation. *
Monday 26 Classes resume

December 2018

Friday 14 Final date for submission of approved Dissertation/Thesis Defense Final Examination Report for Fall awarding of degrees.*
Friday 21 Fall Semester Ends   *Commencement, May 2019
Mon-Wed 24-26 Christmas holiday
Monday 31 New Year’s holiday

January 2019 (Spring Semester)

Monday 1 New Year’s holiday
Wednesday 2 Classes begin for Spring semester and Fees due or within 2 weeks prior of this date
Monday 21 Martin Luther King Jr’s. birthday observed

March 2019

Monday 4 Mardi Gras holiday

April 2019

Thursday 11

Final date to submit request for Dissertation/Thesis Defense and Final Examination to graduate at Spring Commencement.

Final date to circulate announcement of M.S. or Ph.D. Final Examination for Spring Commencement to Graduate Faculty

Friday/Monday 19-22 Easter Holiday
Tuesday 23 Registration packets due to Graduate School Office for Summer term
Thursday 25 Final date to convene M.S. or Ph.D. defense to graduate at Spring Commencement
Friday 26 Graduate Research Day

May 2019

Friday 10 Final date for submission of approved theses, dissertations and committee-examination reports for Spring Commencement.
Friday 24 Spring Semester ends
Saturday 25 Commencement (December and May graduates)
Monday 27 Memorial Day holiday

June 2019(Summer Semester)

Monday 3 Summer semester begins and Fees due or within 2 weeks prior to this date
Friday 21

Final date to submit request for Dissertatin/Thesis Defense and Final Examination to graduate at Summer Commencement.
Final date to cirulate announcement of M.S. Ph.D. Final Examination for Summer Commencement to Graduate Faculty.

 

July 2019

Thursday 4
Independence Day Holiday
Friday 5
Final date to convene M.S. or Ph.D. defense to graduate at Summer Commencement
Friday 19 Final date for submission of approved theses and dissertations and committee-examination reports for Summer Commencement.
Friday 26 Summer term ends and Registration packets due to Graduate Student Office for Fall semester
Wednesday 31 IDP forms due in Graduate School Office

August 2019

Monday 5 Fall Semester begin
Saturday 10 Commencement - for August graduates