Graduate Dates and Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines

2018-19 Dates and Deadlines

Graduate Studies maintains the most current list of Dates and Deadlines. The following information is for reference purposes only.

Application Deadlines

Priority: Jan 15, 2019
General: Apr 1, 2019
Space Available: Jun 1, 2019
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2019
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2019


General Academic Dates

Fall 2018

  • Quarter Begins: September 24
  • Instruction Begins: September 26
  • Instruction Ends: December 7
  • Quarter Ends: December 14
  • Late Registration/Last Day to Drop: October 9
  • Last Day to Add: October 11
  • Holidays: November 12, 22, 23; December 24, 25, 31; January 1
  • Diploma Date: December 14
  • Commencement: None

Winter 2019

  • Quarter Begins: January 4
  • Instruction Begins: January 7
  • Instruction Ends: March 15
  • Quarter Ends: March 22
  • Late Registration/Last Day to Drop: January 18
  • Last Day to Add: January 23
  • Holidays: January 21; February 18
  • Diploma Date: March 22
  • Commencement: None

Spring 2019

  • Quarter Begins: March 28
  • Instruction Begins: April 1
  • Instruction Ends: June 6
  • Quarter Ends: June 13
  • Late Registration/Last Day to Drop: April 12
  • Last Day to Add: April 16
  • Holidays: March 29; May 27
  • Diploma Date: June 13
  • Commencement: June 13