Graduate College Deadlines

See below for important deadlines. Planning for a future semester? All Graduate College deadlines are also found at the Registrar’s Office Academic Deadlines Calendar.

Spring 2019

January
Date Deadline Location Description
01/28/2019 Registration Registrar's Service Center

Original or additional registration after this date permitted only in courses involving special projects, readings, individual study, research, or "minimum registration

01/28/2019 Registration - Grading Option Registrar's Service Center

Last day to add or change S/U grading option

February
Date Deadline Location Description
02/22/2019 Graduation Application Apply on MyUI

Application for degree deadline for all May graduates

March
Date Deadline Location Description
03/01/2019 Masters Plans of Study Graduate College

Plans of Study and/or Degree Audit exception requests due for all May Masters graduates

03/01/2019 Final Exam Requests Graduate College

Final Exam Requests due for all May graduates

April
Date Deadline Location Description
04/09/2019 Drop Courses/Withdraw Registrar's Service Center

Last day for graduate students to drop individual semester-length courses or withdraw entire registration without dean's permission

04/10/2019 Commencement Registration Graduate College

Graduate College Commencement Ceremony registration deadline

04/12/2019 Final Exam Reports Graduate College

Final Exam Reports due for all May graduates

5 p.m. Central Time
04/19/2019
Single Thesis Deposit Graduate College

Single thesis deposit due by 5 p.m. central time

May
Date Deadline Location Description
05/10/2019 Degree Conferral Date Registrar's Service Center

Spring session degree conferral date

05/10/2019 Doctoral Commencement Hancher Auditorium

Doctoral Commencement Ceremony @ 9 am

05/10/2019 Masters Commencement Carver Hawkeye Arena

Masters Commencement Ceremony @ 7 pm

05/15/2019 Grade Reports Registrar's Office

Session grades due

Summer 2019

June
Date Deadline Location Description
06/07/2019 Graduation Application Apply on MyUI

Application for degree deadline for all August graduates

06/12/2019 Masters Plans of Study Graduate College

Plans of Study and/or Degree Audit exception requests due for all August Masters graduates

06/12/2019 Final Exam Requests Graduate College

Final Exam Requests due for all August graduates

July
Date Deadline Location Description
07/16/2019 Final Exam Reports Graduate College

Final Exam Reports due for all August graduates

5 p.m. Central Time
07/23/2019
Single Thesis Deposit Graduate College

Single thesis deposit due by 5:00 p.m. central time

August
Date Deadline Location Description
08/02/2019 Degree Conferral Date Registrar's Office

Summer session degree conferral date

08/07/2019 Grade Reports Registrar's Office

Session grades due

REGISTRAR SERVICE CENTER DEADLINES - SUMMER 20194-week session
(5/14-6/6)
6-week session I
(5/14-6/20)
6-week session II
(6/24-8/1)
8-week session
(6/10-8/1)
12-week session
(5/14-8/1)
  • Last day to add/change Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option
  • Original or additional registration after this date permitted only in courses involving special projects, readings, individual study, research, or “minimum registration”
  • Tuition will be charged for courses dropped after this date
5/20/20195/20/20196/28/20196/21/20195/28/2019
  • Last day for graduate students to drop individual semester-length courses or withdraw entire registration without dean’s approval
5/28/20196/7/20197/18/20197/18/20197/15/2019
  • Final grades must be in “Approved” status
6/12/20196/26/20198/7/20198/7/20198/7/2019