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Graduate College Deadlines for Fall 2018 Graduation

Approved Plan of Study (POS) on file with the Graduate College No later than Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Semester begins Saturday, August 18, 2018
Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form for Fall dissertation enrollment Monday, August 20, 2018
Last day to submit Application for Degree to the Graduate College Friday, September 7, 2018
Last day to revise your approved POS (if needed)* Monday, October 1, 2018
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (submitted in PDF or Word format to GraduateWriting@fau.edu or a printed draft copy delivered to Building SU-80, Suite 106) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memorandum. Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (submitted in PDF or Word format to GraduateWriting@fau.edu or a printed draft copy delivered to Building SU-80, Suite 106) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the thesis along with Transmittal Memorandum. Monday, November 19, 2018
Last day to submit Final Manuscript Package to the Graduate College, including electronic thesis/dissertation (ETD) to the FAU library and ProQuest Publishing. Monday, December 3, 2018
Commencement (9 a.m., 1p.m., and 5 p.m.) Thursday, December 13, 2018
Commencement (9 a.m. and 1p.m.) Friday, December 14, 2018

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 6/26/18