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
Fall 2015 December Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office:
November 16, 2015
Final draft to advisor April 16, 2015
Advisor's comments back to candidate June 16, 2015
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair September 16, 2015
Defense deadline October 16, 2015
Spring 2016 May Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office:
April 15, 2016
Final draft to advisor September 15, 2015
Advisor's comments back to candidate November 16, 2015
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair February 15, 2016
Defense deadline March 15, 2016
Fall 2016 December Degree
Graduate Office deadline Ph.D. dissertation due to Graduate Office:
November 14, 2016
Final draft to advisor April 14, 2016
Advisor's comments back to candidate June 14, 2016
Final version incorporating advisor's comments to committee members and Chair September 14, 2016
Defense deadline October 14, 2016