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Application for a degree due to The Graduate School to receive a degree in Fall Quarter
October 29, All Day
Last day to drop a class for Fall in CAESAR. Any requests after this date result in a W on the transcript and must go th...
November 1, All Day
Winter quarter courses viewable for students in CAESAR for the following: Communication, Education, Engineering, Journal...
"It is nice to see our campuses teeming once again with activity, and it was great to meet many new TGS students at our resource fair at the start of the Fall Quarter. Special thanks to the graduate student organizations and campus partners who participated and shared their enthusiasm and expertise. The resource fair received a tremendous turnout; there was an inspiring energy from gathering in person in a safe manner." Read the full message from Dean Mayo.
The Graduate School's 2022 PhD and MFA Hooding Ceremony is tentatively scheduled to take place during the weekend of June 11–13, 2022 to coincide with Commencement. More details will be shared as they become available.