Important Dates for Graduate Students 2021-2022

Important academic events and deadlines

16:  M.A. orientation

23-25: Written examinations in all fields

30-31: Math Camp

 

1: Last day to apply for the M.A. degree to be conferred in October 2021

1-2: Math Camp continued

3: Summer 2021 dissertation distribution deadline

8, 9, 10: Oral examinations in all fields

9: Fall semester begins, first day of classes

30: Deadline to submit application forms to the Graduate Program Coordinator for October 2021 M.Phil. conferral

15: Dissertation Deposit deadline for October 2021 conferral

25: Travel grant applications due for conferences occurring between 9-1-21 and 12-31-21

29: Title and Abstract of Mini-APSA papers due to the Graduate Program Coordinator

29: Dissertation proposals due

1: Last day to apply for the M.A. degree to be conferred in February 2022

5: Dissertation proposals due

23: Complete draft of Mini-APSA papers due to the Graduate Program Coordinator

2&3: Virtual Mini-APSA

23: Special minor declarations due (2nd year students)

1:  Last day to apply for the M.A. degree to be conferred in May 2022

10 - 12: Written examinations in all fields

14: Fall 2021 Dissertation Distribution Deadline

18: Spring semester begins, first day of classes

28: Deadline to submit applications to the Graduate Program Coordinator for February 2022 M.Phil. conferral

27-28: Oral examinations in all fields

28: Deadline for completion of special minors (3rd year students)

To maintain satisfactory academic progress and continue in the program, all students must successfully complete ALL components of both their major and minor field exams no later than the second Friday of classes in the sixth semester of registration (or the date of January orals, whichever comes later).

This deadline applies to revisions of methods or special minor papers and a second attempt at passing an exam.

This deadline applies to minors in traditional subfields, methods, and all special minors, including those requiring a paper and oral defense, or any other format.

Students may continue to take course work upon completion of comprehensive exams, and many sixth-semester students will be taking courses required for the M.Phil. throughout the spring semester.

4: Dissertation Deposit deadline for February 2022 conferral

25: Travel grant applications due for conferences occurring between 1-1-22 and 5-19-22

1: Last day to apply for the M.A. degree to be conferred in June 2022

TBA: Dissertation development grant applications due

21: Dissertation proposals due

 

12: Deadline to submit applications to the Graduate Program Coordinator for May 2022 M.Phil. conferral

15 & 22: Dissertation Deposit deadline for May 2022 conferral

 

TBA: Dissertation Deposit deadline for June 2022 conferral

24: Travel grant applications due for conferences occurring between 5-20-22 and 8-31-22