Graduate Program Deadlines

SPRING 2023
Certificate/Master's/Doctoral Degree Candidates

 

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Feb. 1, 2023

Last day to:

  • File a degree application online through MySam. Students anticipating graduating in May 2023 must file degree applications in the Registrar's Office by 5 p.m.
  • Submit a Graduate Certificate Completion Form to The Graduate School

Mar. 8, 2023

Last day to submit draft thesis/dissertation to the Thesis/Dissertation Specialist in The Graduate School for format and style review.

Apr. 5, 2023

Last day to:

Apr. 19, 2023

Last day to submit the following to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Dean's Office:

  • Signed report of the outcome of the thesis/dissertation defense.
  • Final thesis/dissertation or abstract.
  • Electronic Route Sheet.

Last day to submit defended and approved Thesis/Dissertation to The Graduate School for final draft review.

May 2, 2023

Last day to:

  • Complete publication of Thesis/Dissertation through Vireo (or in print for Permanent Embargo students.) 
  • Submit Electronic Route Sheet to the Thesis/Dissertation Specialist in The Graduate School.

May 4, 2023

Last day to:

  • Submit signed Report of Comprehensive Examination Form to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Dean's Office.
  • Submit Electronic Route Sheet to the Dean of The Graduate School.

May 11-13, 2023

Commencement, Time TBD

May 15, 2023

All requirements for graduation (including grades) must be completed and processed through the Registrar's Office by 12 noon.