2015-16 ARAH Departmental Grad Calendar

Aug 18Orientation for all new graduate students
Newcomb Hall Ballroom

Aug 21ARAH graduate student orientation and reception
3-5 pm, Fayerweather Lounge

SeptArrange language exams and set date with Paul
Barolsky


Sept 4Nomination request form (PDF) dueback to the DGS
in which students rank the fellowships for which they
would like departmental nominations, following
consultation and approval by their advisor

Sept 15Deadline for submissions for first Graduate
Committee meeting
(Qualifying papers, PhD exam
fields approval, PhD prospectus first or final drafts)

Sept 30Last day to apply to graduate in December


Oct-NovMany major nominated fellowship applications are due:
CASVA (Nov. 15), Kress (Nov. 30), etc.


Nov 2Spring course enrollment begins via SIS


Nov 15Doctoral/Thesis Completion Petition due for Spring 2016


Nov 15Off-grounds enrollment requests due for Spring 2016


Nov 30Deadline for PhD application submissions to the GSAS
online system (Dissertation title, final exam form, Survey
of Earned Doctorates & upload thesis to LIBRA)


Dec 1Second Graduate Committee deadline for
submissions
(Qualifying papers, PhD exam fields
approval, PhD prospectus first or final drafts)

Dec 1Enrollment deadline for returning students


Jan 20Third Graduate Committee deadline for submissions
(Qualifying papers, PhD exam fields
approval, PhD prospectus first or final drafts)

Jan 30Last day to apply to graduate in May


Mar 14Deadline for submitting an unsigned copy of the thesis
or dissertation title page to departments for May degree


Mar 15Teaching and Research plans due to DGS


Mar 30Fall semester enrollment begins via SIS for returning
graduate students


Apr 15Fourth and final Graduate Committee deadline for
submissions
(Qualifying papers, PhD exam fields
approval, PhD prospectus first or final drafts)

Apr 15Off-grounds enrollment requests due for Summer 2016


Apr 30Deadline for submitting all May graduation materials to
the Graduate School (Final exam form, Survey of
Earned Doctorates & upload thesis to LIBRA)


May 21-22Final Exercises


Jun 30Last day to apply to graduate in August


Jul 15Doctoral/Thesis Completion Petition due for Fall 2016


Jul 15Off-grounds enrollment requests due for Fall 2016


Jul 31Deadline for submitting all August graduation materials
to the Graduate School (Dissertation title, final exam
form, Survey of Earned Doctorates & upload thesis to
LIBRA)


Aug 15Summer Graduate Committee deadline (as needed)