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Graduate College Deadlines for Spring 2017 Graduation

Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form for spring dissertation enrollment Monday, January 9, 2017
Semester begins Monday, January 9, 2017
Approved Plan of Study (POS) on file with the Graduate College No later than January 13, 2017
Last day to submit Application for Degree to the Graduate College Friday, January 27, 2017
Last day to revise your approved POS (if needed)* Monday, February 20, 2017
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (printed on draft paper) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memo. Monday, April 3, 2017
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (printed on draft paper) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) must be included with the thesis along with Transmittal Memo. Monday, April 10, 2017
Last day to submit final manuscript package to the Graduate College Monday, April 24, 2017
Last day to upload electronic thesis or dissertation to the FAU library Monday, April 24, 2017
Commencement (9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.) Thursday, May 4, 2017
Commencement (9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.) Friday, May 5, 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 11/29/16