Important Dates and Deadlines
Procedures for Graduate Degrees and Graduation
|Procedure||Under Direction of||Date|
|Selection of an Advisor||Department Chair||First semester|
|Selection of a Committee||Advisor||Second semester|
|Request for Transfer Credit||Advisor, Department Chair, Dean of Academic College/Division, Dean of Graduate School||Within 1st year of program enrollment, prior to submission of program of study|
|Thesis Proposal Defense||Department Chair or Advisor||Third semester|
|Initial Program of Study||Advisor, Department Chair, Dean of Academic College/Division, Dean of Graduate School||No later than 10/14/22 (Fall) or 3/15/23 (Spring) upon completion of 18 credit hours|
|Final Program of Study/Admission to Candidacy||Advisor, Department Chair, Dean of Academic College/Division, Dean of Graduate School||No later than 8/5/22 (Fall); 12/16/22 (Spring); 5/5/23 (Summer)* -- Classified status required|
|Application for Graduation||Graduate School||No later than 9/6/22 (Fall); 1/30/23 (Spring); 5/19/23 (Summer)**|
|Thesis or Dissertation Final Draft to Committee||Student and Advisor||No later than 2 weeks prior to oral defense|
|Thesis Defense/Oral Examination (Non-Thesis)||Advisor, Committee, and Dean of Graduate School||No later than 11/18/22 (Fall); 4/14/23 (Spring); 7/14/23 (Summer)|
|Submission of Final Thesis/Professional Paper||Dean of Graduate School||Within 2 weeks following oral examination for thesis|
Dates subject to change.
The submission date is defined as: the date the program of study is submitted to the Graduate School with all student, department, and college signatures.
Graduation Application due 5/19/23 for August (Summer) - If you wish to have your name included in the commencement program, you must observe the date listed in the university's academic calendar (3/27/23); see above link.
This section lists Scholarship Opportunities (please click link for other scholarships not directly affiliate with the Department of Anthropology). Each year various scholarships specific to Anthropology will be posted here as pdfs with instructions on how to apply.
Teri Hall Memorial Scholarship
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