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Dates to Remember

August 2014

9 Commencement Exercises & Doctoral Hooding

Fall 2014

 

August

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

September

 
1 Labor Day Holiday - no classes
11 Last day to apply for December graduation

October

 
9 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" being recorded.
9 Midpoint in Semester
23-24 Fall Break - no classes
29 Graduate Student Pre-registration Appointments begin
 31  Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students

November

 
4  General Election Day - no classes
7  Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students
12 Open Registration for Graduate Students
15 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline
26-30 Thanksgiving Holidays - No Classes
25 Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline

December 

 
5 Last day of classes
6 Reading day
8-15 Final Examinations - includes exams on Saturday
15 Graduate Assistantship commitments end
15 Commencement Exercises

Spring 2015

 

January

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

February

 
2 Last day to apply for graduation

March

 
2 Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of "WF" being recorded
2 Midpoint in semester
8-15   Spring Break-no classes
20   Comprehensive Examinations for all MA/MMC students
23   Graduate Students Pre-registration Appointments begin
27   Comprehensive Examinations (second-day) for MMC students

April 

 
6  Open Registration for Graduate Students
8 Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Format Check Deadline 
10   Graduate Student Day
20  Thesis/Dissertation Final Submission Deadline
27  Last day of classes
28   Reading day
 Apr. 29-May 6  Final Examinations – includes exams on Saturday

May

 
6 Graduate Assistantship commitments end
8-9 Commencement Exercises
9 Doctoral Hooding - 1 p.m.