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The Graduate School Academic Calendar 2019-2020

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07/16/2019 Graduate School - Fall 2019 windows close
07/17/2019 Graduate School - Fall 2019 Open Enrollment begins
07/19/2019 Deadline for Submission of Theses and Dissertations for August Graduation
08/01/2019 Graduate School - Deadline for all domestic students to waive annual student health insurance coverage
08/09/2019 Graduate School - Graduation for August graduates
08/19/2019 — 10:00 a.m. Graduate School - Orientation for new Graduate School Students
08/19/2019 — 1:00 p.m. Graduate School - International Graduate Student Orientation
08/19/2019 — 2:30 p.m. Graduate School - International Graduate Student Orientation
08/21/2019 Graduate School - Fall 2019 classes begin
08/31/2019 — 4:30 p.m. Graduate School - Deadline for all students to pay fall charges or make arrangements with the Office of Student Accounts
09/04/2019 Graduate School - Fall registration on YES ends at 11:59 p.m.
09/05/2019 — 4:00 p.m. Graduate School - Reception for New Graduate Students
10/07/2019 Graduate School - Spring 2020 registration windows posted in YES
10/07/2019 Graduate School - Spring 2020 Schedule available in YES
10/24/2019 Graduate School - Fall Break (classes do not meet), October 24-25
11/01/2019 Graduate School - Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate form for December graduation
11/06/2019 Graduate School - Spring 2020 registration windows open
11/18/2019 Graduate School - Dissertation submission deadline for December graduation
11/23/2019 Graduate School - Thanksgiving break in most schools (classes do not meet), Nov. 23-Dec. 1
12/01/2019 Graduate School - Spring 2020 Registration windows close
12/02/2019 Graduate School - Spring 2020 open enrollment period begins
12/05/2019 Graduate School - Fall classes end
12/14/2019 Graduate School - Fall 2019 semester ends
12/14/2019 Graduate School - Degree conferral date for December graduates
12/16/2019 Graduate School - Deadline for submission of Fall 2019 final grades at 11:59 p.m. CDT
01/01/2020 Graduate School - Deadline for Spring 2020 admitted domestic students to waive student health insurance coverage
01/02/2020 Graduate School - Deadline for payment of tuition, fees and all other charges associated with the beginning of the semester.
01/06/2020 Graduate School - First day of Spring classes
01/20/2020 Graduate School - Spring 2020 open enrollment period ends at 11:59 P.M.
01/20/2020 Graduate School - No class in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
02/17/2020 Graduate School - Summer 2020 class schedule available in YES
02/17/2020 Graduate School - Summer 2020 Registration windows posted in YES
02/28/2020 Graduate School - Deadline to Submit Intent Form for May Graduation
02/29/2020 Graduate School - Spring break in most schools (classes do not meet), February 29 - March 8
03/23/2020 Graduate School - Summer 2020 open enrollment begins
03/24/2020 Graduate School - Deadline for Submission of Theses and Dissertations for May Graduation
04/03/2020 Graduate School - Commencement Event: Deadline to rent regalia for May 2020 Commencement ceremony
04/20/2020 Graduate School - Spring classes end
05/02/2020 — 11:59 p.m. Graduate School - Deadline for submission of Spring 2020 final grades at 11:59 p.m. CDT
05/08/2020 Graduate School - Commencement Event- Graduation ceremony
07/12/2020 Graduate School - Deadline to Submit Intent Form for August Graduation
07/17/2020 Graduate School - Deadline for Submission of Theses and Dissertations for August Graduation