Continuing Student Deadlines

Graduating Students Celebrating

The table below is updated to reflect current deadlines for the academic year. Deadlines are subject to change based off the academic calendar . If you have questions about these deadlines please contact Graduate Studies at (415) 338-2234.

TABLE OF SUMMER, FALL 2019 and SPRING 2020 GRADUATION DEADLINES

  Spring 2020 Graduation Summer 2019 Graduation Fall 2019 Graduation

Advancement to Candidacy (ATC) and Proposal for Culminating Experience (PCE)

If on a weekend is due the following business day. Forms are submitted the semester prior to enrollment and beginning research.

November 1, 2019 November 1, 2018 April 1, 2019

Deadline to Apply for Graduation

*Applying on time for graduation will ensure a preliminary degree evaluation and your name in the commencement booklet for the annual Commencement Ceremony held in Spring.

February 21, 2020 March 8, 2019 if attending commencement or July 12 September 27, 2019

Final Deadline to Apply for Graduation

May 22, 2020 August 16, 2019 December 20, 2019

Preliminary Format Check

Only way to receive Thesis - Dissertation - Written Creative Work Music Composition Receipt .

April 10, 2020 July 19, 2019 November 29, 2019

Final Format Check

May 22, 2020 August 16, 2019 December 20, 2019

Proof of Completion

(Report of Completion and/or Thesis Receipt)

May 22, 2020 August 16, 2019 December 20, 2019