Important Dates and Deadlines for Graduate Students

Link to the Office of Graduate and Professional Education for Submission Deadlines for Ph.D. Dissertation, Master's Thesis, Application for Advanced Degrees, and Admission to Doctoral Candidacy
ADMISSION TO DOCTORAL CANDIDACY
Spring 2014 May Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office: April 14, 2014 - Monday M.A. thesis due to Graduate Office: April 21, 2014 - Monday
Final draft to advisor September 16, 2013 November 18, 2013
Advisor's comments back to candidate November 18, 2013 December 16, 2013
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair February 10, 2014 February 1, 2014
Defense deadline Week of March 10, 2014
Fall 2014 December Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office: November 10, 2014 - Monday M.A. thesis due to Graduate Office: November 17, 2014 - Monday
Final draft to advisor April 21, 2014 June 30, 2014
Advisor's comments back to candidate June 30, 2014 August 18, 2014
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair September 15, 2014 September 15, 2014
Defense deadline Week of October 13, 2014
Spring 2015 May Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office: April 15, 2015 - Wednesday M.A. thesis due to Graduate Office: April 22, 2015 - Wednesday
Final draft to advisor September 15, 2014 November 17, 2014
Advisor's comments back to candidate November 17, 2014 December 15, 2014
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair February 16, 2015 February 2, 2015
Defense deadline Week of March 9, 2015