Graduate Program Deadlines

SUMMER 2023
Certificate/Master's/Doctoral Degree Candidates

 

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

JUNE 6, 2023

Last day to:

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

JUNE 16, 2023

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

JULY 7, 2023

Last day to:

JULY 21, 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.

JULY 31, 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.

AUGUST 3, 2023

Last day to:

  • Submit signed Report of Comprehensive Examination Form (or equivalent - Portfolio Results Form, Capstone Results Form, Exam Waiver, etc.) to the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Dean's Office.
  • Submit Electronic Route Sheet to the Dean of The Graduate School.

AUGUST 5, 2023

Commencement Ceremony, Time TBD

AUGUST 7, 2023

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