Graduate Calendar 2022-2023
|FALL 2022 | Category||Date|
|Classes Begin||August 22|
|Labor Day||September 5|
|Early Graduation Deadline (1)||September 6|
|Fall Break||October 8-11|
|Thanksgiving Break||November 23-27|
|Last Day of Classes||December 8|
|Final Examinations||December 12-16|
|Degree Requirements Deadline (3)||December 16|
|Doctoral Hooding Ceremony (4)||May 13, 2023|
|Degrees Awarded||December 31|
|Commencement (5)||May 14, 2023|
|SPRING 2023 | Category||Date|
|Classes Begin||January 17|
|Early Graduation Deadline (1)||January 31|
|Application for Graduation Deadline (2)||March 1|
|Spring Break||March 13-19|
|Last Day of Classes||May 4|
|Final Examinations||May 8-12|
|Degree Requirements Deadline (3)||May 12|
|Doctoral Hooding Ceremony (4)||May 13|
|Degrees Awarded||May 14|
|Commencement (5)||May 14|
|SUMMER 2023 | Category||Date|
|Classes Begin||June 6|
|Early Graduation Deadline (1)||June 13|
|Last Day of Classes||July 28|
|Degree Requirements Deadline (3)||July 28|
|Doctoral Hooding Ceremony (4)||May 11, 2024 (OR May 13, 2023 by VP's exception)|
|Degrees Awarded||August 1|
|Commencement (5)||May 12, 2024|
1. A student who was enrolled the previous semester and submits all degree requirements by this date will have the degree conferred for this semester but is not required to enroll for this semester.
2. Candidates for Spring and Summer degrees only: Meeting this deadline will ensure the candidate is included on the mailing list for information about the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony and will ensure the student’s name is included in the event program for the Ceremony.
3. This is the last day to submit ALL requirements for a degree to be conferred that semester. University degree requirements include:
(a) Electronic filing of thesis or dissertation (if applicable)
(b) Submission of paperwork to the Graduate Division of the appropriate professional school or the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(c) Submission of the Application for Graduation in Enroll & Pay. Students should consult with their professional school or the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences for additional degree requirements.
4. All students who graduate during the 2022-2023 academic year (Summer and Fall 2022 or Spring 2023) are invited to attend the May 2022 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. The Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies may invite Summer 2023 degree candidates to participate by special exception. Please visit the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony website to find other important information about the ceremony.
5. Please visit the Commencement website for more information about graduation recognition ceremonies.