Important Deadlines

Deadlines for Proposals, Defenses, and Final Submissions

Please note: All proposals should be submitted to your individual committee members for their approval at least one week before the submission deadline. (Earlier submission to the committee is strongly advised.) Otherwise, you cannot expect faculty members to read and approve drafts in time to meet deadlines.

All proposals must be submitted as a Word-compatible email attachment sent to Alice Salazar Presti. All signature pages must be submitted in hard copy.

 

Fall 2016

August 10

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 24 August).  (This is the last date for proposals from students expecting to graduate in the Fall semester.)

August 30

Applications for Graduation due (please email Pia for MA or Alice for PhD, to activate application).

September 28

Proposals for Portfolios, Theses, and Dissertations due in the A&H Office (for GSC consideration on 12 October). (Students submitting proposals on this date will graduate in summer or later semesters.)

September 28

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.

October 12

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

October 26

Last day to request oral defense of portfolios, theses, and dissertations. Requests for defenses of portfolios must be made to the A&H office. Requests for defenses of theses and dissertations must be made by 12:00 noon to the Office of the Graduate Dean, UT Dallas.

November 2

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

November 9

Last day to hold oral defense of portfolios, theses, and dissertations.

November 23

Last day for final submission of dissertations (by 12 noon to the Office of the Graduate Dean).

November 30

Last day for final submission of theses (by 12 noon to the Office of the Graduate Dean) and portfolios (by 12 noon to the A&H office).

For general University deadlines, see the Academic Calendar. For deadlines pertaining to the Office of Graduate Studies, see here.