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Deadlines/Key Dates - Fall Semester 2021

First Day of Classes August 23
Last Day for No Tuition  Liability  for Droping Courses (not for course changes) August 29
Last Day to Add/Swap/Drop Classes on SOLAR w/o Petition (otherwise get W record) September 3
Last Day to Request Approval to Course Withdrawal (otherwise get a letter grade) October 22
Last Day to Notify Dept for PhD Defense Committee List (5 wks before the defense) October 27
Last Day to Notify Dept for PhD Defense (4 wks before the defense) November 4
Last Day for Application for Graduation  on SOLAR November 10
Last Day to Notify Dept for MS Committee List & Defense Date  (2 wks before the defense) November 18
Last Day to Schedule PhD/MS Dissertation/Thesis Defense (2 wks before the Semester End) December 2
Last Day of Classes December 6
Last Day to Submit Approved Dissertation/Thesis to Graduate School & Department December 16
Semester End December 16

 

Deadlines/Key Dates - Spring Semester 2022

First Day of Classes January 24
Last Day for No Tuition  Liability  for Droping Courses (not for course changes) January 30
Last Day to Add/Swap/Drop Classes on SOLAR w/o Petition (otherwise get W record) February 4
Request Advancement to PhD Candidacy (G5) February 4
Last Day to Request Approval to Course Withdrawal (otherwise get a letter grade) March 24
Last Day to Notify Dept for PhD Defense Committee List (5 wks before the defense) April 1
Last Day to Notify Dept for PhD Defense Date (4 wks before the defense) April 8
Application for Graduation with MS on SOLAR April 16
Last Day to Notify Dept for MS Committee List & Defense Date  (2 wks before the defense) April 22
Last Day to Schedule PhD/MS Dissertation/Thesis Defense (2 wks before the Semester End) May 5
Last Day of Classes May 8
Last Day to Submit Approved Dissertation/Thesis to Graduate School & Department May 19
Semester End May 19
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