Important Dates

DON'T FORGET

Fall 2019

Aug. 14           New Graduate Student Orientation (4:00-5:00 p.m.)

Aug. 14           Graduate Student Association Meeting (5:30 p.m.)

Aug. 19            Classes Begin

Aug. 30            Deadline to register for the following via P.A.W.S.:

                        GECE (ENG 599), GACE (GNST 555, 666, 888),

                         and Graduate Candidacy (GNST 500, 600, 700)

Oct. 3               Last Day to submit "Committee Report of Defense Results"

                         to the Graduate School for Fall 2019 graduation  (4:00 p.m.)

Oct. 4               Last day to submit Graduation Clearance Application in

                        P.A.W.S.

Oct. 26            Graduate English Comprehensive Examination (GECE),                   

                        8:00 AM, Location TBA

Oct. 26            Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE)

Dec. 5             Exemplary Doctoral Scholars Reception

Dec. 6             Commencement

Spring 2020

Jan. 9              New Graduate Student Orientation (4:00-5:00 p.m.)

Jan. 9              Graduate Student Association Meeting (5:30 p.m.)

Jan. 13            Classes Begin

Jan. 27            Deadline to register for the following via P.A.W.S.:

                        GECE (ENG 599), GACE (GNST 555, 666, 888),

                         and Graduate Candidacy (GNST 500, 600, 700)

Mar. 5               Last Day to submit "Committee Report of Defense Results"

                         to the Graduate School for Fall 2019 graduation  (4:00 p.m.)

Mar. 6               Last day to submit Graduation Clearance Application in

                        P.A.W.S.

Mar. 7             Graduate English Comprehensive Examination (GECE),                   

                        8:00 AM, Location TBA

Mar. 7             Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE)

Apr. 30            Exemplary Doctoral Scholars Reception

May 1             Gradauate Commencement

Summer 2020

May 26            New Graduate Student Orientation

May 27            First Session Courses Begin

June 1             Deadline to register for GECE and GACE via P.A.W.S.

                        for Summer

June 1             8-week Graduate Courses Begin

June 27           Graduate English Comprehensive Examination (GECE),                   

                        8:00 AM, Location TBA

June 27           Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination (GACE)

June 29           Second Session Courses Begin

July 9               Last Day to submit "Committee Report of Defense Results"

                        to the Graduate School for Summer 2019 graduation  (4:00 p.m.)

July 10            Last day to submit Graduation Clearance Application in

                       P.A.W.S.

Aug. 3            Conferring of Degrees Summer 2019

 

For a more comprehensive calendar: 
2019-2020 Graduate Academic Calendar