Grad

Critical Dates and Deadlines

Applying to Graduate

View Graduation Deadlines for the current and upcoming semester. Visit the Graduation page for more details on applying to graduate and attending the Commencement Ceremony. 

Calendars

Visit the One Stop Calendars page for academic, registration, final exam and financial aid calendars. 

Event Dates and Award Deadlines

Visit the Workshops page for upcoming professional development workshops and seminars.

Graduate School Awards and Events, 2019–20 Academic Year
Award or Event Date

Graduate Student Health Insurance (GSHI) Award A application opens

July 1

Graduate Student Health Insurance (GSHI) Award A application deadline

September 5, 11:59 p.m.

MAGS Distinguished Thesis Award nominations due to the Graduate School

October 1, 5 p.m.

Graduate Assistant Excellence in Teaching program/department nominations due to college contact

October 17

MAGS Distinguished Thesis Award UC nominees announced

October 25

Graduate Student Health Insurance (GSHI) Award B application opens

November 15

Graduate Assistant Excellence in Teaching winners (one master’s and one doctoral student) announced

November 15

Dean’s Dissertation Completion Fellowship nominations due to the Graduate School

December 12, 5 p.m.

Excellence in Mentoring of Doctoral Students Award nominations due to the Graduate School

January 7, 5 p.m.

Graduate Student Health Insurance (GSHI) Award B application deadline

January 20, 11:59 p.m.

Dean’s Dissertation Completion Fellowship recipients announced

February 3

Excellence in Mentoring of Doctoral Students Award recipient announced

February 10

Graduate Student Expo: Three Minute Thesis day of event

Thursday, February 20

CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards nominations due to the Graduate School

June 12, 5 p.m.

CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards, UC nominees announced

June 26