Master’s Degree Completion Deadlines


Summer 2023 Fall 2023 Winter 2024 Spring 2024 summer 2024
Priority deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (after this date, an override from your department is required) July 7 October 6 January 19 April 12 July 5
Final deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (with an override from your department) August 11* November 10* February 23* May 17* August 9
Last day to upload your completed and approved thesis and submit signed forms to the Division of Graduate Studies

September 4

September 5 (due to Labor Day)

December 4 March 18 June 10

September 2

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

September 16 December 9 March 23 June 17 September 14
Last day for department to submit the statement of completion of requirements in GradWeb September 26 December 19 April 1 June 25 September 24

*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.