Important Dates

SPRING 2015 

January 8 & 9     Graduate Registration 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

January 12         Graduate Classes Begin

January 13         Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 pm. Graduate School

January 14         Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 pm. Jackson Medical Mall

January 15         Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 pm. Universities Center
January 15          Begin Online Graduation Clearance process for Spring 2015 Graduation-go to P.A.W.S.
 
February 12        Application Deadline (4:00 p.m) Graduate English Competency Examination (GECE)
February 12        Application Deadline (4:00 p.m)  Graduate Area Examination Examination (GACE)
 
March 6               Last Day to Submit the "Committee Report of Defense Results" to the Graduate School (4:00 pm)
March 6               Last day to apply Online for Spring 2015 Commencement
 
March 7               Graduate English Competency Examination, (8:00 am)

March 7               Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination, (8:00 am)

 

April 24                Last Day to Complete Online Graduation Clearance with the Graduate School (4:00 pm)

May 1                  Spring 2015 Graduate Commencement (for information please see: www.jsums.edu)

May 2                  Spring 2015 Undergraduate Commencement

 

SUMMER 2015

May 26      Graduate Registration 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

June 1       Begin Online Graduation Clearance process for Summer 2015 Graduation- go to P.A.W.S.

June 4       Application Deadline (4:00 p.m.) Graduate English Competency Examination (GECE)
June 4       Application Deadline (4:00 p.m.) Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE)*
 
June 27     Graduate English Competency Examination, 8:00 a.m.
June 27     Graduate Area Competency Examination, 8:00 a.m.*
 
June 30      Last day to submit " Committee Report of Defense Results" to the Graduate School for Summer Conferral
 
July 10        Last day to Apply Online for Summer 2015 Commencement
 
July 24       Last day to Complete Online Graduation Clearance with the Graduate School (4:00 p.m.)
 
August 1    Conferring of Degrees

 

 

*Note:  Not all programs offer the Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE) in the Summer.  Please check with your advisor, department chair/program director or academic college dean.