Graduate Students Calendar

Fall 2021

August 1
Graduate Student Fall Term Course selection

August 19
G-1 students meet with DGS - 09:00am-12:00pm

August 21
New Graduate Student (G-1) Fall Term course selection.

August 25
Graduate School Opening Address/Orientation

August 29
Opening Exercises, University Chapel

August 30
G-2 students’ deadline to send the 50-book list to the DGS and GPA

September 1
Fall Semester classes begin.

September 6
Labor Day Holiday – No Classes

September 10
Inter/media. A Colloquia Series on Art and Materiality in Latin America. 2:00-3:30pm C. Hankin, A. Martinez

October 8
Inter/media. A Colloquia Series on Art and Materiality in Latin America. 4:30-5:30pm C. Hankin, A. Martinez

October 11-15
Midterm Examination Week

October 16
Fall Recess Begins

October 24
Fall Recess Ends

October 25
Classes Resume

October 29
SPO Research Day - 10:00am-12:15pm & 1:15-3:25 Charlie Hankin and Alejandro Martinez

October 30
SPO Research Day - 10:00am-12:15pm & 1:15-3:25 Charlie Hankin and Alejandro Martinez

November 19
Inter/media. A Colloquia Series on Art and Materiality in Latin America. 4:30-5:30pm C. Hankin, A. Martinez

November 23
Thanksgiving recess begins after last class

November 28
Thanksgiving Recess Ends

November 29
Classes Resume after Thanksgiving Recess

December 3
Graduate Students Deadline for Fall Term Course Changes

December 6
Last day of Regularly Scheduled Classes

December 7
Reading Period Begins. Graduate Students Spring Term Course Selection

December 14
Reading Period Ends Dean’s Date

January 10
First day of Wintersession

January 14
Part II – General Exams

January 17
Holiday: Martin Luther King Day

January 23
Last day of Wintersession

January 23
Last day of Wintersession

Spring 2022

January 24
Spring Term classes begin

February 4
Ph.D. candidates will be virtually hosted

March 5
Spring recess begins

March 13
Spring recess ends

March 14
Classes resume

March 18
G-3: Draft of dissertation proposal is due to advisors

April 15
Graduate Student reenrollment opens

April 22
Graduate Students deadline for Spring term course changes
Last day of regularly scheduled classes

April 25
G-2: General Exams, Part I, begins
Reading period begins
Fall Term Course Selection Begins

April 30
Deadline for Graduate Student reenrollment

May 3
Course selection ends Dean’s Date

May 11
G-1: Oral Exercise

May 16
G-3: Dissertation Proposal Presentation

May 23
Hooding Ceremony