Important Dates

All final requirements are due by their respective dates and times to the Office of Research and Graduate Studies. No extensions

Spring 2021

  • Friday, January 8, 2021 at Close of Business 5:00 PM CST.

    • Blue & Gold online application closes for May commencement.

  • Thursday, April 15, 2021, Close of Business 5:00 PM CST. "TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE"

    • Thesis and Dissertation initial submissions and final requirements. 

  • Wednesday, May 5, 2021, Close of Business 5:00 PM CST. "TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE"

    • Spring Proposals for Masters of Thesis and Dissertation.

    • Masters

      • Courses Only and, 

      • Research Project

**Colleges and Departments often have earlier dates for internal review before submissions can be brought to the Office of Research and Graduate Studies.  Check with your Graduate Coordinator for more information.**

**Email drafts of signature page templates to the Office of Research and Graduate Studies BEFORE getting signatures in black ink.  Original signatures are still required for this page.  If your committee members are working remotely, or you are remote, they will need to be mailed the signature page to sign, or make arrangements for a minimal contact meeting to sign it, one by one or together, and have them mail it back or submit to Graduate Studies.**