The Graduate College

Spring 2012


New & Noteworthy
Reflections from the Dean
Need to Know
Program Notes: New Grad Programs for Fall!
GSG Update
GA Corner
Deadlines & Calendar
Time in Tibet
Take a Stand!
Outstanding Alums
Collaborative Learning: Problem-Solving in Groups
Finding the Ideal Internship
Newsletter Home
Give to the Graduate College
Story Ideas?
Newsletter Archives
Graduate College Home
Graduate Calendar

Dates & Deadlines


April 27 Last Day to Hold Dissertation Defense for Spring Semester
May 9 Final Approved Copies of Electronic Theses and Dissertations Due
May 11-12 Commencement


May 14 Three-week and Twelve-week Summer Session Classes Begin
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday
June 8 Five-week and Ten-week Summer Session Classes Begin
June 17 Applications for August Graduation Due in Graduate College
June 25 First Day to Submit Residency Petitions for Fall 2011
July 4 Independence Day Holiday
July 9 Second Five-week Summer Session Begins
July 17 Last Date to Submit Theses And Dissertations for Format Check
Aug 2 Final Approved Copies of Theses and Dissertations Due
Aug 7 Summer Session Instruction Ends

FALL 2012

Aug 21 New Graduate Student Orientation
Aug 27 Fall 2011 Classes Begin
Sep 3 Labor Day Holiday
Sep 7 Last Day to Submit Residency Petitions for Fall 2011
Oct 5 Deadline to File Residency Reclassification Appeal (if residency denied)
Nov 12 Veteran's Day
Nov 22-23 Thanksgiving
Dec 14 Commencement

Graduate Student Dates and Deadlines 2011-12 and our professional development workshop schedule at the Graduate College Events Calendar

Locate graduate student checklists and related forms online at Student Resources webpage

See the NAU Calendar of Events