Fall 2012

revised 11/30/2012

JULY
28 SAT Early registration for Fall Semester 2012 remains OPEN for students who were enrolled in Spring Semester 2012 or Summer 2012
AUGUST
3 FRI

Deadline for registering for the September 13-14, 2012, "traditional" doctoral comprehensive exams 

Deadline for registering for the September 13-18, 2012, "new" qualifying exam (stage 1) and "new" comprehensive exam (stage 2)

17-18 FRI-SAT International Graduate Student Orientation (tentative dates)

24

FRI

Graduation conferral date for August graduates (no ceremony)

27

MON

General graduate REGISTRATION for Fall Semester 2012 for non-degree seeking students who are enrolling for the first time. Other students register on Wednesday.

Refer to the course schedule for course listings. The School of Education classes are listed under three subjects: "Curriculum & Instruction"(CRIN), "Ed Policy Planning Leadership" (EPPL) and "Education" (EDUC).

28 TUE Orientation for newly admitted SPACE & EPPL students (9:00 a.m. - noon; location: New School of Education facility, room 1011 [tentative location])
29 WED

Registration for continuing students (both degree-seeking and unclassified students who were enrolled during Spring Semester 2012 or Summer 2012 but did not pre-register for the Fall Semester in April/May 2012).

 

Graduate and undergraduate CLASSES BEGIN.  First Day of ADD/DROP

SEPTEMBER
3 MON Labor Day (Graduate and undergraduate classes will be held, but administrative offices will be closed.)
12 WED Last day of ADD/DROP
13 THU Withdrawal period begins

13-14

 

 

13-18

THU-FRI

 

 

THU-TUE

"Traditional" written comprehensive examination for all EPPL doctoral programs ("traditional" written comps are held the second Thursday and Friday after Labor Day)

 

"New" qualifying exam (stage 1) and "new" comprehensive exam (stage 2) for all EPPL doctoral programs (the exams begin the second Thursday after Labor Day and ends the following Tuesday)

 

OCTOBER

1

 

MON

Deadline to apply for May 2013 and August 2013 graduation

 

Deadline for applying for admission to graduate programs

13-16 SAT-TUE

Fall Break (Graduate and undergraduate classes will NOT be held, but administrative offices will be open.)

25-28 THU-SUN Homecoming Weekend

Oct. 29 - Jan. 11

MON-FRI Early REGISTRATION for Spring Semester 2013 for degree-seeking students
NOVEMBER
Nov. 12 - Jan. 11 MON-FRI

Early REGISTRATION for Spring Semester 2013 for returning non-degree seeking students who were enrolled in Fall Semester 2012

21-25

 

WED-SUN

Thanksgiving Holiday COLLEGE CLOSED (Graduate and undergraduate classes will NOT be held.  Administrative offices may be closed.)

Nov 30 FRI

Deadline for registering for the January 24-25, 2013, "traditional" doctoral comprehensive exams

 

Deadline for registering for the January 24-29, 2013, "new" qualifying exam (stage 1) and "new" comprehensive exam (stage 2)

DECEMBER
7 FRI

DEADLINE for January 11, 2013 doctoral degree candidates to submit their final, approved dissertation for publication

11 TUE

Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester 2012 course

17-18 MON-TUE

Last week of GRADUATE classes

21- JAN 2 FRI-WED

COLLEGE CLOSED

JANUARY 2013
3 THU College administrative offices re-open; FALL SEMESTER grades DUE at 9:00 a.m  (tentative date)
11 FRI Graduation conferral date for WINTER graduates