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Important Dates

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER FOR PERSONS PLANNING TO GRADUATE ON MAY 13, 2018

January 16 - February 16

Submit an application to take the comprehensive examination or to defend the master’s project and dissertation thesis. Persons writing a thesis should have thesis topic cards on file already. If not, file card immediately.

February 10

Last day to submit FINAL Program Data Card.

February 23

Last day to file Application for Graduation on Friday, February 23, 2018.

April 20

Thesis and dissertation defense should be scheduled early enough to allow time for corrections, etc., so that the final thesis can be turned in by Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

May 8

Grades are due in BANNER for courses candidates are enrolled in. Transcripts for any transfer credit must be received by this date also. It is not recommended that students take a course elsewhere for transfer credit during the semester in which the degree is to be awarded.

May 11

Commencement Activities

May 13

Commencement Exercises

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