Graduate College Deadlines for Spring 2018 Graduation
|Approved Plan of Study (POS) on file with the Graduate College||No later than Friday, December 15, 2017|
|Semester begins||Saturday, January 6, 2018|
|Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form for spring dissertation enrollment||
Monday, January 8, 2018
|Last day to submit Application for Degree to the Graduate College||Friday, January 26, 2018|
|Last day to revise your approved POS (if needed)*||Monday, February 19, 2018|
|Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memo.||Monday, April 2, 2018|
|Last day to submit completed master’s thesis to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) must be included with the thesis along with Transmittal Memo.||Monday, April 9, 2018|
|Last day to submit final manuscript package to the Graduate College, including electronic thesis or dissertation (ETD) to the FAU library||Monday, April 23, 2018|
|Commencement (9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.)||Thursday, May 3, 2018|
|Commencement (9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.)||Friday, May 4, 2018|
Complimentary reviews should be submitted early in the semester and are first come first serve. Complimentary reviews should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.