Summer 2021

Note: All theses/dissertations must be submitted electronically.If you plan to graduate during SUMMER 2021, please adhere to the following deadlines: If you have applied for Summer Semester graduation and find you will not be able to meet one of these deadlines, you must notify the Graduate School prior to the deadline, or your file may be placed on inactive status. Write the Graduate School, 310 Herty Drive, Athens, GA 30602 or email: gradinfo@uga.edu.

Graduate students must register for a minimum of 3 hours in at least two semesters per academic year (Fall, Spring, Summer), including the 3 hours of graduate credit that is required for registration during the semester in which degree requirements are completed. To review the Graduate Enrollment policy, please click here.

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June 18, 2021

 

Final date to apply for degree/certificate for Summer 2021 graduation.

 

 

June 18, 2021

 

Final date for submitting program of study forms to the Graduate School for graduation in Summer 2021. An approved Advisory Committee form for Master of Arts, Master of Science, and all doctoral Candidates must be on file by this date.

 

 

June 18, 2021

 

Final date for submitting applications for admission to candidacy to the Graduate School for doctoral candidates who plan to graduate in Summer 2021. If you were not admitted to candidacy prior to January 29, 2021, you must register for 10 hours Summer 2021.

 

 

June 21, 2021

 

Final date for submitting requests for transfer of credit, with accompanying transcripts, to the Graduate School for students graduating in Summer 2021.

 

 

July 6, 2021

 

Final date for submitting one complete copy of a thesis or dissertation for a format check for Summer 2021 graduation.

 

 

July 19, 2021

 

Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form & ETD Submission Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA, MAEE, MUPD) and final corrected ETD for Summer 2021 graduation.

 

 

July 23, 2021

 

Final date for doctoral students to submit information for Fall 2021 Commencement program.

 

 

August 6, 2021

 

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).  The Graduate School must receive notification concerning removal of incompletes, final examinations, etc., for Summer 2021 graduation. (This does not include grades for courses in which students are currently enrolled.)

 

August 9, 2021

 

Date of degree conferral. Diplomas will be mailed approximately six to eight weeks after graduation. Address changes, if necessary, should be made with the Office of the Registrar to ensure receipt of diplomas. Students completing degree requirements during Summer 2021 will have the option to participate in Fall 2021 commencement ceremony.

 

 

August 30, 2021

 

Date the Graduate School will accept theses/dissertations for format checks for future graduations.

 

Fall 2021

Note: All theses/dissertations must be submitted electronically. If you plan to graduate during FALL 2021, please adhere to the following deadlines: If you have applied for Fall Semester graduation and find you will not be able to meet one of these deadlines, you must notify the Graduate School prior to the deadline, or your file may be placed on inactive status. Write the Graduate School, 310 Herty Drive, Athens, GA 30602 or email: gradinfo@uga.edu.

Graduate students must register for a minimum of 3 hours in at least two semesters per academic year (Fall, Spring, Summer), including the 3 hours of graduate credit that is required for registration during the semester in which degree requirements are completed. To review the Graduate Enrollment policy, please click here.

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Sept. 3, 2021

 

Final date to apply for degree/certificate for Fall 2021 graduation.

 

 

Sept. 3, 2021

 

Final date for submitting program of study forms to the Graduate School for graduation in Fall 2021. An approved Advisory Committee form for Master of Arts, Master of Science, and all doctoral Candidates must be on file by this date.

 

 

Oct. 1, 2021

 

Final date for submitting applications for admission to candidacy to the Graduate School for doctoral candidates who plan to graduate in Fall 2021. If you were not admitted to candidacy prior to October 1, 2021, you must register for 10 hours Fall 2021.

 

 

Oct. 8, 2021

 

Final date for submitting requests for transfer of credit, with accompanying transcripts, to the Graduate School for students graduating in Fall 2021.

 

 

Oct. 15, 2021

 

Final date for doctoral students to submit information for Fall 2021 Commencement program.

 

 

Nov. 1, 2021

 

Final date for submitting one complete copy of a thesis or dissertation for a format check for Fall 2021 graduation.

 

 

Nov. 24, 2021

 

Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form & ETD Submission Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA, MAEE, MUPD) and final corrected ETD for Fall 2021 graduation.

 

Dec. 10, 2021

 

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).  The Graduate School must receive notification concerning removal of incompletes, final examinations, etc., for Fall 2021 graduation. (This does not include grades for courses in which students are currently enrolled.)

 
 

Dec. 17, 2021

Friday, at 2:30 PM

 

Graduation. Diplomas will be mailed approximately six to eight weeks after graduation. Address changes, if necessary, should be made with the Office of the Registrar to ensure receipt of diploma. https://grad.uga.edu/index.php/current-students/commencement/graduation-information/

 

 

Jan. 10, 2022

 

Date the Graduate School will accept theses/dissertations for format checks for future graduations.

 

Spring 2022

Note: All theses/dissertations must be submitted electronically. If you plan to graduate during SPRING 2022, please adhere to the following deadlines: If you have applied for Fall Semester graduation and find you will not be able to meet one of these deadlines, you must notify the Graduate School prior to the deadline, or your file may be placed on inactive status. Write the Graduate School, 310 Herty Drive, Athens, GA 30602 or email: gradinfo@uga.edu.

Graduate students must register for a minimum of 3 hours in at least two semesters per academic year (Fall, Spring, Summer), including the 3 hours of graduate credit that is required for registration during the semester in which degree requirements are completed. To review the Graduate Enrollment policy, please click here.

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Jan 21, 2022

 

Final date to apply for degree/certificate for Spring 2022 graduation.

 

 

Jan 21, 2022

 

Final date for submitting program of study forms to the Graduate School for graduation in Spring 2022. An approved Advisory Committee form for Master of Arts, Master of Science, and all doctoral Candidates must be on file by this date.

 

 

Jan 21, 2022

 

Final date for submitting applications for admission to candidacy to the Graduate School for doctoral candidates who plan to graduate in Spring 2022. If you were not admitted to candidacy prior to October 1, 2021, you must register for 10 hours Spring 2022.

 

 

Feb. 28, 2022

 

Final date for submitting requests for transfer of credit, with accompanying transcripts, to the Graduate School for students graduating in Spring 2022.

 

 

March 11, 2022

 

Final date for doctoral students to submit information for Spring 2022 Commencement program.

 

 

March 28, 2022

 

Final date for electronically submitting one complete copy of a thesis or dissertation for a format check for Spring 2022 graduation.

 

 

April 18, 2022

 

Final date for the receipt of the following by the Graduate School: Final Defense Approval Form & ETD Submission Approval Form (all doctoral, MS, MA, MHP, MLA, MAEE, MUPD) and final corrected ETD for Spring 2022 graduation.

 

May 6, 2022

 

Final date for completing all requirements except submission of theses/dissertations (see earlier deadlines).  The Graduate School must receive notification concerning removal of incompletes, final examinations, etc., for Spring 2022 graduation. (This does not include grades for courses in which students are currently enrolled.)

 
 

May 13, 2022

Friday at 9:30 AM

 

Graduation. Diplomas will be mailed approximately six to eight weeks after graduation. Address changes, if necessary, should be made with the Office of the Registrar to ensure receipt of diploma. grad.uga.edu/index.php/currentstudents/policies-procedures/graduationceremonies/ graduation-information

 

 

June 6, 2022

 

Date the Graduate School will accept theses/dissertations for format checks for future graduations.

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