Master’s Degree Completion Deadlines

Activity

Fall 2020Winter 2021spring 2021
Priority deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (after this date, an override from your department is required)October 9January 15

April 9

Final deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (with an override from your department)November 13February 19May 14*
Last day to upload your completed and approved thesis and submit signed forms to the Graduate SchoolDecember 7March 15June 7

Official degree conferral date (the date of your degree as it will appear on your transcript and diploma)

December 12March 20June 14
Last day for department to submit the statement of completion of requirements in GradWebDecember 21March 30June 22

*It is highly recommended that you submit your application as early as possible. If you miss the priority deadline, you must contact your department to request a deadline override. After the final deadline, we cannot guarantee that your application will be accepted; you must contact the Graduate School to discuss your options for late application. 

Getting ready to graduate? See our master’s graduation checklist to be sure you have what is needed to graduate on time.