Graduate Student Deadlines

Fall 2017 Deadlines *current semester*

Graduation (Ph.D.)

If you plan to complete your Ph.D. this semester, please read this guide.

9/11/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

9/18/17  

Deadline to submit Nomination of Dissertation Committee form

(Note: The program code is PHYS.)

11/10/17  
     Deadline to submit Electronic Publication form
     Deadline to submit Report of Examining Committee form
     (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your dissertation chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)

No later than two weeks prior to your scheduled defense, send Jessica Crosby an email with the title and abstract for your dissertation along with the date, time, and location of your defense. This information will be used to send the Notice of Doctoral Defense to the Physics Department.

Graduation (Master's)

9/11/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

10/2/17   Deadline to submit Nomination of Thesis Committee form
    Deadline to submit Approved Program form
12/6/17   Thesis option: (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your thesis chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)
    Non-thesis option:

Summer 2017 Deadlines 

Graduation (Ph.D.)

If you plan to complete your Ph.D. this semester, please read this guide.

5/30/17  

Deadline to submit Nomination of Dissertation Committee form

(Note: The program code is PHYS.)

7/14/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

7/28/17  
     Deadline to submit Electronic Publication form
     Deadline to submit Report of Examining Committee form
     (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your dissertation chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)

No later than two weeks prior to your scheduled defense, send Jessica Crosby an email with the title and abstract for your dissertation along with the date, time, and location of your defense. This information will be used to send the Notice of Doctoral Defense to the Physics Department.

Graduation (Master's)

7/7/17   Deadline to submit Nomination of Thesis Committee form
    Deadline to submit Approved Program form
7/14/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

8/11/17   Thesis option: (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your thesis chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)
    Non-thesis option:

Spring 2017 Deadlines 

Graduation (Ph.D.)

If you plan to complete your Ph.D. this semester, please read this guide.

2/7/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

2/14/17  

Deadline to submit Nomination of Dissertation Committee form

(Note: The program code is PHYS.)

4/18/17  
     Deadline to submit Electronic Publication form
     Deadline to submit Report of Examining Committee form
     (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your dissertation chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)

No later than two weeks prior to your scheduled defense, send Jessica Crosby an email with the title and abstract for your dissertation along with the date, time, and location of your defense. This information will be used to send the Notice of Doctoral Defense to the Physics Department.

Graduation (Master's)

2/7/17  

Deadline to submit Application for Graduation

3/1/17   Deadline to submit Nomination of Thesis Committee form
    Deadline to submit Approved Program form
4/24/17   Thesis option: (Note: Your Report of Examining Committee form will be generated by the Registrar's Office. Your thesis chair must pick it up from the Office of Student and Education Services prior to your defense.)
    Non-thesis option: