Graduate College Deadlines for Spring 2022 Graduation

Last day to submit Form 9, Request for Change in a Dissertation or Thesis Committee Friday, December 16, 2022
Semester begins Saturday, January 7, 2023
Last day to submit Application for Degree (us the online form) Friday, January 27, 2023
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (submitted in PDF or Word format) to  GraduateWriting@fau.edu along with the  Transmittal Memorandum. (Note: Extension requests must be submitted no later than March 20, 2022 via a Form 10). Monday, April 3, 2023*
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (submitted in PDF or Word format) to  GraduateWriting@fau.edu  along with the  Transmittal Memorandum. Monday, April 10, 2023*
Last day to submit Final Manuscript Package to the Graduate College, including electronic thesis/dissertation (ETD) to the FAU Library and ProQuest Publishing. Monday, April 24, 2023
Commencement (TBA) Thursday, May 4, 2023
Commencement (TBA) Friday, May 5, 2023


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.