Graduate School Academic Calendar

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences offers courses on a semester basis, with Fall (August-December), Spring (January-May) and Summer semesters (June-August). The Graduate School’s commencement ceremony is held annually in May or June, although students can be conferred at the end of each semester.

July 2017

Independence Day Holiday

SGS deadline to apply online for Summer 2017 graduation via PeopleSoft

SGS Deadline for filing approved Thesis or Dissertation

August 2017

SGS Summer Term Ends

SGS Fall Term Begins

SGS students that are eligible are able to apply for December 2017 graduation in their PeopleSoft: Student Center

September 2017

Labor Day Holiday

SGS-BSCI 1st Fall Rotation (-)

Fall Census Date – 12th class day, last day to drop or add classes without grade record or tuition billing

October 2017

SGS-BSCI 2nd Fall Rotation (-)

November 2017

Thanksgiving Holiday

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SGS deadline to apply online for Fall 2017 graduation via PeopleSoft

SGS deadline for filing approved thesis/dissertations for Fall 2017 graduation

December 2017

SGS Fall final exams

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SGS official close of Fall 2017 term and degree conferral date

Winter Break for SGS

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January 2018

SGS begins Spring Term

1st 8-weeks of term -)

SGS students that are eligible are able to apply for Spring 2018 graduation in their PeopleSoft: Student Center

SGS-BSCI 1st Spring Rotation (-)

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Spring Census Date – 12th class day, last day to drop or add classes without grade record or tuition billing

February 2018

SGS-BSCI 2nd Spring Rotation ( - )

March 2018

SGS Mid-Term Week

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2nd 8-weeks ( - )

SGS deadline to apply online for Spring 2018 graduation via People Soft

April 2018

SGS deadline for filing approved thesis/dissertations for Spring 2018 graduation

SGS-BSCI 3rd Spring Rotation ( - )

May 2018

SGS official close of Spring term and degree conferral date

SGS begin Summer term

SGS students that are eligible are able to apply for Summer 2018 graduation in their PeopleSoft: Student Center

Memorial Day Holiday

SGS Commencement Ceremony – Gooch

June 2018

Summer Census Date – 9th class day, last day to drop or add classes without grade record or tuition billing

July 2018

SGS deadline for filing approved thesis/dissertation for Summer 2018 graduation

August 2018

SGS official close of Summer term and conferral date