Important Dates for Graduation

Fall 2014


August 1, 2014 - Deadline to file Intent to Graduate form; an Intent to Defend form is required 30 days prior to the defense.

November 14, 2014 - Last recommended date to defend. After consultation with the major professor, a rough draft of the thesis/dissertation should be distributed to the advisory committee members at least one month before the final draft. The inal draft should be distributed to committee members at least two weeks prior to the defense. Committee members should return all edits to the student as soon as possible. Working through committee members at all times, the student and major professor will resolve comments arising from the rough draft and incorporate them into a final draft. 

November 21, 2014 - Last day to complete all requirements for graduation and remove Incomplete grades. IMPORTANT: You must make an appointment with the Office of Admissions and Services to submit your final paper work. Call 817-735-2560 to schedule your appointment.

May 16, 2015 - Commencement Exercises


Spring 2015

December 5, 2014 - Deadline to file Intent to Graduate form; an Intent to Defend form is required 30 days prior to the defense.

April 17, 2014 - Last recommended date to defend. After consultation with the major professor, a rough draft of the thesis/dissertation should be distributed to the advisory committee members at least one month before the final draft. The inal draft should be distributed to committee members at least two weeks prior to the defense. Committee members should return all edits to the student as soon as possible. Working through committee members at all times, the student and major professor will resolve comments arising from the rough draft and incorporate them into a final draft. 

April 24, 2015 - Last day to complete all requirements for graduation and remove Incomplete grades. IMPORTANT: You must make an appointment with the Office of Admissions and Services to submit your final paper work. Call 817-735-2560 to schedule your appointment.

May 1, 2015 - Last day for Medical Sciences students to complete all required surveys and forms.

May 16, 2015 - Commencement Exercises

Summer 2015

May 1, 2015 - Deadline to file Intent to Graduate form; an Intent to Defend form is required 30 days prior to the defense.

July 17, 2015 - Last recommended date to defend. After consultation with the major professor, a rough draft of the thesis/dissertation should be distributed to the advisory committee members at least one month before the final draft. The inal draft should be distributed to committee members at least two weeks prior to the defense. Committee members should return all edits to the student as soon as possible. Working through committee members at all times, the student and major professor will resolve comments arising from the rough draft and incorporate them into a final draft. 

July 24, 2015 - Last day to complete all requirements for graduation and remove Incomplete grades. IMPORTANT: You must make an appointment with the Office of Admissions and Services to submit your final paper work. Call 817-735-2560 to schedule your appointment.

May 2016 - Commencement Exercises
This page last updated 03rd Nov 2014