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.

 

 

Summer 2017 Graduation

Fall 2017 Graduation

Spring 2018 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

April 1, 2017

November 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.

March 10, 2017 if attending Commencement or July 14

September 29, 2017

February 16, 2018

Final Deadline to Apply for Graduation

Due last day of finals.

August 11, 2017

December 19, 2017

May 24, 2018

Preliminary Format Check

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

July 21, 2017

November 17, 2017

April 13, 2018

Final Format Check

Due last day of finals.

August 11, 2017

December 19, 2017

May 24, 2018

Proof of Completion

(Report of Completion and/or Thesis Receipt)

Due last day of finals.

August 11, 2017

December 19, 2017

May 24, 2018