The Graduate School has the below application for degree and/or graduate-level certificate deadline dates. Degree requirements can be found in the Graduate Catalog.

The Application for Degree/Certificate is accessible through BlazerNET by clicking on Links/Forms and selecting the Apply for Graduate Degree/Certificate link.

Plan I (students completing a thesis or dissertation)

SEMESTER

APPLICATION FOR DEGREE AND/OR CERTIFICATE DEADLINE DATE

FINAL DEFENSE DEADLINE DATE

DIPLOMA DATE

DEADLINE FOR DOCUMENT SUBMISSION

Semester:Fall 2019

Application for Degree and/or Certificate Deadline Date:September 6, 2019

Final Defence Deadline Date:November 15, 2019

Diploma Date:December 14, 2019

Deadline for Document Submission:No later than 10 business days following public defense

Semester:Spring 2020

Application for Degree and/or Certificate Deadline Date:January 24, 2020

Final Defence Deadline Date:April 3, 2020

Diploma Date:May 2, 2020

Deadline for Document Submission:No later than 10 business days following public defense

Semester:Summer 2020

Application for Degree and/or Certificate Deadline Date:May 22, 2020

Final Defence Deadline Date:July 17, 2020

Diploma Date:August 15, 2020

Deadline for Document Submission:No later than 10 business days following public defense

Semester:Fall 2020

Application for Degree and/or Certificate Deadline Date:September 4, 2020

Final Defence Deadline Date:November 11, 2020

Diploma Date:December 20, 2020

Deadline for Document Submission:No later than 10 business days following public defense

Plan II (students NOT completing a thesis or dissertation)

SEMESTERAPPLICATION FOR DEGREE AND/OR CERTIFICATE DEADLINE DATE *DIPLOMA DATE
Fall 2019 September 6, 2019 December 14, 2019
Spring 2020 January 24, 2020 May 2, 2020
Summer 2020 May 22, 2020 August 15, 2020
Fall 2020 September 4, 2020 December 20, 2020

*Check with your department as some programs have earlier deadline dates (e.g. School of Education).


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