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Journalism and Mass Communications

Dates to Remember

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
25
 Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students

April 

 
4 Graduate Students Pre-registration Appointments begin
7 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline 
8
 Graduate Student Day
15  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.

Summer 2016

 

June 14

Last day to apply for graduation

July

 
4 Independence Day - no classes
6 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline
8 Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students
15 Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students
20  Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline

August 6

Summer Graduation (Note: there is no Summer Commencement Exercises)

Fall 2016

 

August

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

September

 
5 Labor Day Holiday - no classes
8 Last day to apply for December graduation

October

 
10 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" being recorded.
10 Midpoint in Semester
13-14 Fall Break - no classes
21 Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students
24 Graduate Student Pre-registration Appointments begin
28 Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for all MA/MMC students

November

 
7 Open Registration for Graduate Students
8 General Election Day - no classes
11 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline
22  Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline
23-27 Thanksgiving Holidays - No Classes

December 

 
2 Last day of classes
3 Reading day
5-12 Final Examinations - includes exams on Saturday
12 Graduate Assistantship commitments end
12 Commencement Exercises