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Graduate School Calendar

Academic Year 2021-2022

January/February July/August
March/April September/October
May/June November/December


See Registrar's website for more detailed academic calendars as they become available.

Graduation deadlines for degree candidates >

Deadline

Event/Task

Contact
(see info below)

June 13, 2021

Part-Time Masters Award recipients announced

LM

July 7, 2021

Upload defended and corrected thesis to ETD or dissertation to ProQuest for review

GA

July 7, 2021

Last day for all academic departments to submit comprehensive exam results for Summer 2021 (pass or fail) - FIT 201J

GA

July 19, 2021

Academic year 2021-22 and Fall only GA Contracts due to the Graduate School 

JK

July 19, 2021

GA Waiver Allocation and New OOS Fund Graduate Scholarships due to the Graduate School

JK

August 4, 2021

Deadline for thesis students to upload final, corrected thesis to ETD and doctoral students to upload final, corrected dissertation to ProQuest

GA

August 7, 2021

Commencement, Summer 2021

GA

August 25, 2021

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

September 3, 2021

University Council for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:0 0 PM)

BWM

September 22, 2021

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

October 1, 2021

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

October 27, 2021

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

November 5, 2021

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

November 30, 2021       

Spring 2022 GA contracts due to the Graduate School

JK

December 10, 2021

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

January 26, 2022

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

February 4, 2022 

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

February 11, 2022

VanVleet candidate files due - FIT 201C

LM

February 15, 2022

Graduate Performance Award nominees due - FIT 201C

LM

February 23, 2022

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

March 4, 2022  

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

March 11, 2022

U of M Society Doctoral Fellowship Applications due - FIT 201C

LM

March 11, 2022

Morton Thesis/Dissertation nominations due - FIT 201C

LM

March 11, 2022

Graduate Assistant Meritorious Teaching Award applications due - FIT 201C

LM

March 14, 2022

VanVleet winners announced

LM

March 21, 2022

First Generation PhD Fellowship applications for AY 2022-23 due - FIT 201C

LM

March 23, 2022  

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

March 28, 2022

Student Research Forum

LM

March 29, 2022

Graduate Performance Award Recipients announced

LM

April 1, 2022 

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

April, 16, 2022

Graduate Assistant Meritorious Teaching Award recipients announced

LM

April 16, 2022

UofM Society Doctoral Fellowship recipients announced

LM

April 16, 2022

Recipients of Morton Awards announced

LM

April 27, 2022

College Directors meeting (12:00 – 2:00 PM)

BWM

May 2, 2022

Deadline for thesis students to upload corrected thesis to ETD and doctoral students to upload corrected dissertation to ProQuest

GA

May 2, 2022

Summer 2022 GA contracts due to the Graduate School

JK

May 6, 2022

University College for Graduate Studies meeting (2:00 – 4:00 PM)

BWM

May 7, 2022

Commencement, Spring 2022

GA

May 17, 2022

Part-Time Masters Fellowship applications from colleges due to Graduate School - FIT 201C

LM

June 6, 2022

Apply to Graduate due for Summer 2022

GA

June 6, 2022

Candidacy Forms due to Graduation Analyst

GA

June 15, 2022

Part-Time Masters Award recipients announced

LM

July 6, 2022

First Generation PhD Fellowship recipients for AY 2022-23 announced

LM

July 7, 2022

Upload defended and corrected thesis to ETD or dissertation to ProQuest for review

GA

July 7, 2022

Last day for all academic departments to submit comprehensive exam results for Summer 2022 (pass or fail) - FIT201J

 

July 18, 2022

Academic year 2022-23 and Fall only GA Contracts due to the Graduate School

JK

August 4, 2022

Deadline for thesis students to upload final, corrected thesis to ETD and doctoral students to upload
final, corrected dissertation to ProQuest

GA

August 6, 2022

Commencement, Summer 2022

GA

*Responsible Persons:

BWM: Brian Meredith, 201H, x1404, bmeredth@memphis.edu
GA: Graduate Analyst, FIT 201J, x3560, gsgraduateanalyst@memphis.edu
JK: James Kierulff, FIT 201F, x4370, jkerulff@memphis.edu
LH: Lakesha Moore, FIT 201C, x4212, lsherrng@memphis.edu
SJ: Shelia Jones, FIT 201B, x4381, sljnes22@memphis.edu
RP: Robin Poston, FIT 201D, x4212, rposton@memphis.edu