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Journalism and Mass Communications

Dates to Remember

Fall 2015

 

August

 
20 Classes begin
26 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "W" being recorded.
 

September

 
7 Labor Day Holiday - no classes
10 Last day to apply for December graduation

October

 
12 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" being recorded.
12 Midpoint in Semester
22-23 Fall Break - no classes
26 Graduate Student Pre-registration Appointments begin
 30  Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students

November

 
3  General Election Day - no classes
6  Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students
9 Open Registration for Graduate Students
13 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline
25-29 Thanksgiving Holidays - No Classes
25 Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline

December 

 
4 Last day of classes
5 Reading day
7-14 Final Examinations - includes exams on Saturday
114 Graduate Assistantship commitments end
14 Commencement Exercises

Spring 2016

 

January

 
11 Classes Begin
18 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Day – no classes
19 Last day to change a course schedule or drop a course without a grade of "W" being recorded

February

 
1 Last day to apply for graduation

March

 
3 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" being recorded
3 Midpoint in semester
6-13
 Spring Break-no classes
18
 Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students
21
 Graduate Students Pre-registration Appointments begin
25
 Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students

April 

 
4  Open Registration for Graduate Students
6 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline 
8
 Graduate Student Day
18  Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline
25  Last day of classes
26
 Reading day
 Apr. 27-May 4
 Final Examinations – includes exams on Saturday

May

 
4 Graduate Assistantship commitments end
6-7 Commencement Exercises
7 Doctoral Hooding - 1 p.m.