Division of Graduate Studies

WELCOME….Our website provides information to both prospective and currently enrolled graduate students as well as members of the faculty and staff at the university. If you are a prospective graduate student, we look forward to welcoming you to Jackson State University. The Division of Graduate Studies' web site provides information for prospective graduate students regarding our more than 50 graduate programs, application procedures, and other information related to graduate education at Jackson State University®. As a currently enrolled JSU graduate student or a member of the faculty or staff, we hope that you find the information you are looking for on our web site. We have provided links to make it easy for you to find information regarding graduate academic procedures and policies, administrative information, calendar, and forms.

Summer 2018
May 29            Evening and Graduate Registration, 6:00p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
May 30       Classes Begin


May 31               Deadline to register for GECE via P.A.W.S. for Fall

June 7                Application Deadline for Graduate Area Comprehensive                                                 Examination (GACE) 4:00pm

June 28              Last Day to submit "Committee Report of Defense Results" to                                       the Graduate School for Summer graduation                           

June 30              Graduate English Comprehensive Examination (GECE),                                                 8:00 AM Location TBA

June 30              Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE)

July 13                Last day to submit Graduation Clearance Application in                                              P.A.W.S.

July 13                Last Day for Clearance via the "Online Graduation Clearance" in                                    P.A.W.S. the Graduate School for Summer graduation

August 4             Conferring of Degrees for Summer 2018     


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