Spring 2015 Graduation Deadlines
Monday, February 2, 2015 deadline to submit an application for Spring, Summer, or Fall 2015 graduation and be listed in the commencement program.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 deadline for required format review.
Monday, May 11, 2015 deadline to submit final version of thesis or project and approval form with original signatures (May 10, 2015 falls on a weekend, so the deadline is extended to the following Monday)
The purpose of the council is to discuss and approve such things as graduate program policy, program review, and the strategic plan for graduate education.
The Graduate Council consists of the Vice Provost, Academic Programs (Chair) and a faculty member (graduate coordinator) from each master’s program. One student from each college may attend as a representative for all students within the college.
Meetings are held during the academic year on the first Monday of the Month from 3:00 to 4:30 pm in NHE 106
Spring 2015 Meeting Schedule
February 2, 2015
March 2, 2015
April 6, 2015
May 4, 2015
To be considered for a tuition waiver, graduate students must file a FAFSA before the deadline of March 2 every year.
Deadlines* for Master's Program Culminating Experience:
Spring graduation: May 10th
Summer graduation: July 25th
Fall graduation: December 10th
*NOTE: Forms documenting satisfactory completion of unbound projects and comprehensive examinations are due in the Academic Programs/Graduate Studies office by 5 p.m. on the relevant deadline, as are bindery-ready copies of master's theses and projects, and approval page signed by all committee members.
If the deadline falls on a weekend it will be extended to 5 p.m. the following Monday.