Graduate School

The University of Mississippi

Important Dates and Deadlines

Note: This list is meant to be used as a guideline, and there may be additional deadlines for other Graduate School related events.

The University’s Academic Calendar provides other important dates.

Summer 2014

  • Last day to submit applications for August graduation- June 13, 2014
  • Deadline for submission of a thesis or dissertation for August graduation- July 23, 2014

Fall 2014

  • Deadline for Fall 2014 Graduate Assistantship Appointments- June 13, 2014
  • Graduate School Orientation- August 21, 2014
  • Last day for Graduate Assistants to waive participation in the Health Insurance Program- September 17, 2014
  • Last day to submit applications for December graduation- September 26, 2014
  • Nominations for Spring 2015 Dissertation Fellowships due- November 3, 2014
  • Deadline for submission of a thesis or dissertation for December graduation- December 5, 2014

Spring 2015

  • Nominations for Teaching/Mentoring Award- February 13, 2015
  • Last day for Graduate Assistants to waive participation in the Health Insurance Program- February 17, 2015
  • Last day to submit applications for May graduation- February 25, 2015
  • Nominations for Inclusiveness Award- March 2, 2015
  • Nominations for Fall 2015 Dissertation Fellowships due- April 1, 2015
  • Nominations for Summer 2015 Research Assistantships due- April 1, 2015
  • Deadline for enrollment in Summer Thesis and Dissertation Hour Scholarship Program- April 30, 2014
  • Deadline for submission of Hooding Ceremony Participation Form by hooding faculty- April 30, 2014
  • Deadline for submission of a thesis or dissertation for May graduation- May 1, 2015
  • Hooding Ceremony- May 8, 2015
  • Commencement – May 9, 2015
  • Deadline for Fall 2015 Graduate Assistantship Appointments- June 15, 2015