Doctoral Degree Deadlines

 
SPRING 2017

Date

Action

Responsibility

Friday, April 14

Last day to apply for degree online at the Graduate School website

Student

Friday, May 12*

Last day to file application for Final Oral Defense

Approved applications are due at least 3 weeks before the defense. 

Student (apply in GradWeb; Department approvals also required via GradWeb)

Friday, June 2

Last day to hold Final Oral Defense

Student

Monday, June 12 Last day to upload your completed and approved dissertation and submit signed forms to the Graduate School Student

Monday, June 12**

Last day to submit Certificate of Completion of Doctoral Degree to the Graduate School

Department

Friday, June 16

Term Ends

 

Monday, June 19

Graduation Ceremony

For more information see: http://commencement.uoregon.edu/

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*Or no less than three weeks before the dissertation defense date, whichever comes first.

**Or no later than two weeks after the defense date, whichever comes first.

SUMMER 2017

Date

Action

Responsibility

Friday, July 7

Last day to apply for degree online at the Graduate School website

Student

Friday, August 4*

Last day to file application for Final Oral Defense

Approved applications are due at least 3 weeks before the defense. 

Student (apply in GradWeb; Department approvals also required via GradWeb)

Friday, August 25

Last day to hold Final Oral Defense

Student

Tuesday, September 5

Last day to upload your completed and approved dissertation and submit signed forms to the Graduate School

Note that due to the Labor Day holiday the deadline falls on a Tuesday instead of Monday the 4th. 

Student

Tuesday, September 5**

Last day to submit Certificate of Completion of Doctoral Degree to the Graduate School

Note that due to the Labor Day holiday the deadline falls on a Tuesday instead of Monday the 4th. 

Department

Friday, September 15

Term Ends

 

*Or no less than three weeks before the dissertation defense date, whichever comes first.

**Or no later than two weeks after the defense date, whichever comes first.

 

FALL 2017

Date

Action

Responsibility

Friday, October 6

Last day to apply for degree online at the Graduate School website

Student

Wednesday, November 1*

Last day to file application for Final Oral Defense

Approved applications are due at least 3 weeks before the defense. 

Student (apply in GradWeb; Department approvals also required via GradWeb)

Wednesday, November 22

Last day to hold Final Oral Defense

Student

Monday, December 4 Last day to upload your completed and approved dissertation and submit signed forms to the Graduate School Student

Monday, December 4**

Last day to submit Certificate of Completion of Doctoral Degree to the Graduate School

Department

Friday, December 8 Term Ends  

*Or no less than three weeks before the dissertation defense date, whichever comes first.

**Or no later than two weeks after the defense date, whichever comes first.

 
WINTER 2018

Date

Action

Responsibility

Friday, January 19

Last day to apply for degree online at the Graduate School website

Student

Friday, February 16*

Last day to file application for Final Oral Defense

Approved applications are due at least 3 weeks before the defense. Apply 4-5 weeks before defense to allow sufficient time for approvals. 

Student (apply in GradWeb; Department approvals also required via GradWeb)

Friday, March 9

Last day to hold Final Oral Defense

Student

Monday, March 19 Last day to upload your completed and approved dissertation and submit signed forms to the Graduate School Student

Monday, March 19**

Last day to submit Certificate of Completion of Doctoral Degree to the Graduate School

Department

Friday, March 23

Term Ends

 

*Or no less than three weeks before the dissertation defense date, whichever comes first.

**Or no later than two weeks after the defense date, whichever comes first.

SPRING 2018

Date

Action

Responsibility

Friday, April 13

Last day to apply for degree online at the Graduate School website

Student

Friday, May 11*

Last day to file application for Final Oral Defense

Approved applications are due at least 3 weeks before the defense. 

Student (apply in GradWeb; Department approvals also required via GradWeb)

Friday, June 1

Last day to hold Final Oral Defense

Student

Monday, June 11 Last day to upload your completed and approved dissertation and submit signed forms to the Graduate School Student

Monday, June 11**

Last day to submit Certificate of Completion of Doctoral Degree to the Graduate School

Department

Friday, June 15

Term Ends

 

Monday, June 18

Graduation Ceremony

For more information see: http://commencement.uoregon.edu/

For information about caps and gowns, contact the Duckstore: http://uoduckstore.com/

*Or no less than three weeks before the dissertation defense date, whichever comes first.

**Or no later than two weeks after the defense date, whichever comes first.

 

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