Master’s Degree Completion Deadlines


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

April 9

July 2
Final deadline to submit the application for advanced degree in GradWeb (with an override from your department)February 19May 14*August 6*
Last day to upload your completed and approved thesis and submit signed forms to the Division of Graduate StudiesMarch 15June 7August 30

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

March 20June 14September 11
Last day for department to submit the statement of completion of requirements in GradWebMarch 30June 22September 21

*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.