Master’s Degree Completion Deadlines


Fall 2022 Winter 2023 Spring 2023 Summer 2023
Priority deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (after this date, an override from your department is required) October 7 January 20 April 14 July 7
Final deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (with an override from your department) November 11* February 24* May 19* August 11*
Last day to upload your completed and approved thesis and submit signed forms to the Division of Graduate Studies December 5 March 20 June 12 September 4

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

December 10 March 25 June 20 September 16
Last day for department to submit the statement of completion of requirements in GradWeb December 20 April 4 June 27 September 26

*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 Division of Graduate Studies 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.