You are here

Graduation Calendar

  Applications to Graduate Due1 Examinations and Reports completed by2 Approved thesis and dissertation submitted and accepted by3 Commencement4 End-of-Semester Deadline5
Autumn 2018 September 7, 2018 November 21, 2018 November 30, 2018 December 16, 2018 January 4, 2019
Spring 2019 January 25, 2019 April 12, 2019 April 19, 2019 May 5, 2019 May 7, 2019
Summer 2019 May 24, 2019 July 12, 2019 July 19, 2019 August 4, 2019 August 19, 2019
Autumn 2019 September 6, 2019 November 22, 2019 November 27, 2019 December 15, 2019 January 3, 2020
Spring 2020 (tentative) January 24, 2020 April  10, 2020 April 17, 2020 May 3, 2020 May 5, 2020

1 Applications to graduate include current semester or End-of-Semester deadline. Applications must be received by close of business.

2 Doctoral degree candidates must submit a complete paper dissertation draft to the Graduate School, and the Application for Final Examination must be approved by all committee members at least two weeks prior to the defense date.

3 Approved documents must be submitted via OhioLINK and accepted by the Graduate School by the close of business before the Report on Final Document will be processed.

4 Students not attending commencement must complete the commencement section on the Application to Graduate to indicate how their diploma should be disbursed.

5 A degree applicant who does not meet published graduation deadlines but who does complete all degree requirements by the last business day prior to the first day of classes for the following semester or summer term will graduate the following semester or summer term without registering or paying fees