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Graduate College Deadlines for Fall 2017 Graduation

Approved Plan of Study (POS) on file with the Graduate College No later than June 2, 2017
Semester begins Saturday, August 19, 2017
Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form for fall dissertation enrollment Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Last day to submit Application for Degree to the Graduate College Friday, September 8, 2017
Last day to revise your approved POS (if needed)* Friday, September 29, 2017
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (printed on draft paper) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memo. Monday, November 13, 2017
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (printed on draft paper) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the thesis along with Transmittal Memo. Monday, November 20, 2017
Last day to submit final thesis or dissertation package to the Graduate College Monday, November 27, 2017
Last day to upload electronic thesis or dissertation (ETD) to the FAU library Monday, November 27, 2017
Commencement (9 a.m., 1p.m., and 5 p.m.) Thursday, December 14, 2017
Commencement (9 a.m. and 1p.m.) Friday, December 15, 2017

Complimentary reviews should be submitted early in the semester and are first come first serve. Complimentary reviews should be emailed to graduatewriting@fau.edu and will take 1-2 weeks to process.

 

*Note: If your approved POS was submitted only through the MyPOS system, any revisions must also be submitted online. Please note that if you have an approved paper POS on file, you must use the paper form (Form 9) to modify your POS.

 Last Modified 4/27/17