Graduate College Deadlines for Fall 2022 Graduation

Last day to submit  Form 9, Request for Change in a Dissertation or Thesis Committee Friday, August 5, 2022
Semester begins Saturday, August 20, 2022
Last day to submit  Application for Degree  (use the online form) Friday, September 9, 2022
Last day to submit defense announcement and signature page draft to the Graduate College (online submission here) Friday, September 23, 2022
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (submitted in PDF or Word format) to GraduateWriting@fau.edu along with the Transmittal Memorandum(Please note: Extension requests must be submitted no later than October 31, 2022  via a Form 10) Monday, November 14, 2022*
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (submitted in PDF or Word format) to GraduateWriting@fau.edu along with the Transmittal Memorandum(Please note: Extension requests must be submitted no later than November 14, 2022 via a Form 10) Monday, November 21, 2022*
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 5, 2022
Commencement (TBA) Thursday, December 15, 2022
Commencement (TBA) Friday, December 16, 2022


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.

*Please note: These dates are tentative and subject to change.