Graduate Student Calendar

October

October 3: LANGSA Deadline for papers for VII Annual Languages Graduate Student Association Conference

October 5: Departmental talk by Anne Berthelot

October 7: Mid-semester progress reports due to students from faculty

October 24: Registration for Spring 2017 semester opens via Student Admin

October 27: Human Rights Research Grant Competition

October 31: Last day to drop a course or convert to pass/fail

 

November

November 1: Tinker Foundation Graduate Field Research Grants from El Instituto and Graduate Certificate in Human Rights deadline for January ’17 admission

November 11: LANGSA conference

November 15: Graduate Certificate in College Instruction deadline for January ‘17 admission

November 16: Departmental talk by Jacqueline Loss

November 20-26: Thanksgiving recess

 

December

December 2: Last day to defend a master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for conferral of a Fall 2016 degree

December 9: Last day of fall semester classes

December 12-18: Final examinations

December 16: Last day to submit thesis/dissertation final copies to Digital Commons and related paperwork to The Graduate School for conferral of a Fall 2016 degree

December 21: Deadline for submitting fall grades via Student Admin

 

January

January 15: Deadline for UCHI fellowship application

January 17: Spring semester begins

January 23: Last day to file petitions for course credit by examination

January 30: Add/drop via Student Admin closes, courses dropped after this date will have a ‘W’

Last day to convert course to ‘Pass/Fail’

 

February

February 15: Graduate Certificate in College Instruction deadline for August ‘17 admission

February 24: Mid-semester progress reports due to students from faculty

 

March

March 1: Last day to apply for graduation with guaranteed publication of name in Commencement program

March 3: Dissertation Writing Fellowship Human Rights Institute

March 8: Departmental talk by Chunsheng ‘George’ Yang: “Acquiring the pronunciation of second language (L2) Chinese”

March 12-18: Spring break

March 20: Registration for Fall 2017 semester opens via Student Admin

March 27: Last day to drop a course or convert to pass/fail

 

April

April 5: Departmental talk by Sebastian Wogenstein: “Reading/Rethinking Refugees”

April 7: Last day to announce an oral defense of a doctoral dissertation for conferral of a Spring 2017 degree

April 20: LCL Graduate Awards Ceremony

April 21: Last day to defend a master’s thesis or a doctoral dissertation for conferral of Spring 2016 degree

April 28: Last day of Spring semester classes

 

May

May 1-6: Final examinations

May 5: Last day to submit thesis/dissertation final copies to Digital Commons and related paperwork to The Graduate School for conferral of a Spring 2017 degree

May 6: Graduate School- Master’s candidates commencement ceremony (1:30pm)

May 8: Graduate School- Doctoral candidates commencement ceremony (6:00pm)

May 9: Deadline for submitting spring grades via Student Admin

 

July

July 1: Graduate Certificate in Human Rights deadline for August ’17 admission