Continuing Student Deadlines

The table below is updated to reflect current deadlines for the academic year. Deadlines are subject to change based off the academic calendar found here: https://webapps.sfsu.edu/public/webcal/acadcalendar. If you have questions about these deadlines please contact Graduate Studies at 415-338-2231.

 

 

Spring 2017 Graduation

Summer 2017 Graduation

Fall 2017 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, 2016

November 1, 2016

April 1, 2017

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 17, 2017

March 10, 2017 if attending Commencement or July 14

September 29, 2017

Final Deadline to Apply for Graduation

Due last day of finals.

May 24, 2017

August 11, 2017

TBD

Preliminary Format Check

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

April 21, 2017

July 21, 2017

November 17, 2017

Final Format Check

Due last day of finals.

May 24, 2017

August 11, 2017

TBD

Proof of Completion

(Report of Completion and/or Thesis Receipt)

Due last day of finals.

May 24, 2017

August 11, 2017

TBD