Important Deadlines

Deadlines for Proposals, Defenses, and Final Submissions

All proposals should be submitted to your individual committee members for their approval at least one week before the submission deadline. Otherwise, you can not expect faculty members to read and approve drafts in time to meet deadlines.

All proposals must be submitted as an email attachment sent to alice.salazar1@utdallas.edu. All signature pages must be submitted in hard copy.

 

Spring 2014 ----------------------------------------------

January 6

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A & H Office (for GSC consideration on 15 January)  (This is the last date for proposals from students expecting to graduate in the Spring term.)

January 22 Applications for Graduation due in the Office of Records and Admissions
February 12 Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A & H Office (for GSC consideration on 26 February)  (Students submitting proposals on this date will graduate in summer or later terms.)
February 21

Last day for submission of final draft of dissertations to all members of the supervising committee.  Doctoral students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

March 7

Last day for submission of final draft of portfolios, theses or casebooks to all members of the supervising committee.  Master’s students who do not meet this deadline will not graduate this semester.

March 21

Last day to request oral defense of portfolios, theses, casebooks, dissertations

April 2 Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A & H Office   (for GSC consideration on 16 April)  (Students submitting proposals on this date will graduate in summer or later terms.)
April 4

Last day for defense of portfolios, theses, casebooks, and dissertations

April 18

Last day for final submissions of dissertations  (to the Office of the Graduate Dean)

April 25

Last day for final submissions of portfolios or casebooks (to the A & H Office) and theses (to the Office of the Graduate Dean)

May 15 - 17

Doctoral Hooding Ceremony & Spring Commencement

Summer 2014 ----------------------------------------------

May 21

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, Casebooks, and Dissertations due in the A & H Office (for GSC consideration on 4 June).  (This is the last date for proposals from students expecting to graduate in the Summer and later semesters. Students must be enrolled for the Summer or Fall semester in order to submit a proposal.)