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The Graduate School is pleased to announce the 2020–21 recipients of the Ver Steeg and McBride Awards. Please join us in congratulating this year's recipients!
April 23, All Day
Application for a degree due to The Graduate School to receive a degree in Spring Quarter
May 7, All Day
Dissertation, PhD Final Exam and change of grade forms due to TGS for Spring PhD candidates
May 7, All Day
Last day to drop a class for Spring. (No tuition adjustment after April 9)
"We want to provide space and dialogue to support a safe and welcoming environment, and we pledge to continue working toward a more just and equitable society." Read the full message here.
"The start of the Spring Quarter is a time of renewal and the ushering in of brighter days. This year, it also contains the promise of transitioning to our “new normal.” With vaccine availability and eligibility increasing, the hope is to be able to once again gather in person as soon as it is deemed safe to do so." Read the full message from Interim Dean Mayo