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Graduate College Deadlines for Fall 2019 Graduation

Approved Plan of Study (POS) on file with the Graduate College No later than Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Semester begins Saturday, August 17, 2019
Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form for Fall dissertation enrollment Monday, August 19, 2019
Last day to submit Application for Degree to your Academic College Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Last day to revise your approved POS (if needed)* Monday, September 30, 2019
Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (submitted in PDF or Word format to GraduateWriting@fau.edu or a printed draft copy delivered to Building SU-80, Suite 106) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memorandum. Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Last day to submit completed master’s thesis (submitted in PDF or Word format to GraduateWriting@fau.edu or a printed draft copy delivered to Building SU-80, Suite 106) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the thesis along with Transmittal Memorandum. Monday, November 18, 2019
Last day to submit Final Manuscript Package to the Graduate College, including electronic thesis/dissertation (ETD) to the FAU library and ProQuest Publishing. Monday, December 2, 2019
Commencement (9 a.m., 1p.m., and 5 p.m.) Thursday, December 12, 2019
Commencement (9 a.m. and 1p.m.) Friday, December 13, 2019

Complimentary reviews should be submitted early in the semester and are first come first serve. Complimentary reviews should be emailed to graduatewriting@fau.edu and will take 1-2 weeks to process.

 

*Note: If your approved POS was submitted only through the MyPOS system, any revisions must also be submitted online. Please note that if you have an approved paper POS on file, you must use the paper form (Form 9) to modify your POS.

 Last Modified 9/11/19