Graduate Calendar

 

The deadlines that appear in this Graduate Calendar are explained in the Regulations section. Please see the UT Arlington Academic Calendar and Events Calendar for other important dates.

 

 

Select A Semester

If you plan to enroll this semester, please be aware that some graduate programs have earlier application deadlines than the ones listed here. Contact your College or School for more information.

If you plan to graduate this semester, please be sure to also review the Graduation Checklist that applies to you:

 

Graduation Checklist for Thesis/Dissertation Students (PDF, 19KB)

Graduation Checklist for Non-Thesis/Thesis-Substitute Students (PDF, 46KB)

 

Fall Semester 2011

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students April 1st, 2011
US Legal Permanent Residents April 1st, 2011
US Students June 15th, 2011
Financial Aid Application Deadline May 15th, 2011
Registration Begins April 4th, 2011
First Day of Classes August 25th, 2011
Late Registration August 25th-31th, 2011

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

September 12th, 2011
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. June 23rd, 2011

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

September 12th, 2011
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation October 12th, 2011

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

October 14th, 2011
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. November 4th, 2011
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. November 14th, 2011
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. November 23rd, 2011
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. December 9th, 2011
Final Exams December 10th-16th, 2011

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

December 21st, 2011
Commencement Ceremonies December 15th-19th, 2011
 
 

Winter Session 2011-2012

Registration Begins October 24th, 2011
Late Registration December 19th, 2011
First Day of Classes December 19th, 2011

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

December 20th, 2011
Classes Continue December 19th-22th, 2011
January 2nd-6th, 2012
January 9th-10th, 2012
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. January 4th, 2012
Final Exams January 11th, 2012
 
 

Spring Semester 2012

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students September 15th, 2011
US Legal Permanent Residents September 15th, 2011
US Students October 15th, 2011
Financial Aid Application Deadline November 15th, 2011
Registration Begins October 24th, 2011
First Day of Classes January 17th, 2012
Late Registration January 17th-22th, 2012

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

February 1st, 2012
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. October 13th, 2011

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

February 1st, 2012
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation March 2nd, 2012

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

March 9th, 2012
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. March 30th, 2012
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. April 6th, 2012
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. April 20th, 2012
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. May 4th, 2012
Final Exams May 5th-11th, 2012

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

May 16th, 2012
Commencement Ceremonies May 11th-14th, 2012
 
 

Summer Intersession 2012

Registration Begins April 2nd, 2012
Last Day to Register May 14th, 2012
First Day of Classes May 14th, 2012

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

May 15th, 2012
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. May 22nd, 2012
Classes Continue May 16th-18th, 2012
May 21st-25th, 2012
Final Exams May 30th, 2012
 
 

Summer Semester 2012

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students February 1st, 2012
US Legal Permanent Residents February 1st, 2012
US Students April 1st, 2012
Financial Aid Application Deadline April 1st, 2012
Registration Begins April 2nd, 2012
First Day of Classes 1st 5-week June 4th, 2012
11-week June 4th, 2012
2nd 5-week July 10th, 2012
Late Registration 1st 5-week June 4th-5th, 2012
11-week June 4th-5th, 2012
2nd 5-week July 10th-11th, 2012

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

1st 5-week June 7th, 2012
11-week June 7th, 2012
2nd 5-week July 16th, 2012
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. February 2nd, 2012

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

June 7th, 2012
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation July 9th, 2012

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

TBD
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. 1st 5-week June 25th, 2012
11-week July 19th, 2012
2nd 5-week July 31st, 2012
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. July 6th, 2012
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. July 20th, 2012
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. August 10th, 2012
Final Exams 1st 5-week July 9th, 2012
11-week August 13th-14th, 2012
2nd 5-week August 13th, 2012

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

August 17th, 2012
Commencement Ceremonies N/A
 
 

Holidays 2011-2012

Labor Day September 5th, 2011
Thanksgiving November 24th-27th, 2011
Martin Luther King Jr Day January 16th, 2012
Spring Vacation March 12th-16th, 2012
Memorial Day May 28th, 2012
Independence Day July 4th, 2012
 
 

Fall Semester 2012

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students April 1st, 2012
US Legal Permanent Residents April 1st, 2012
US Students June 15th, 2012
Financial Aid Application Deadline May 15th, 2012
Registration Begins April 2nd, 2012
First Day of Classes August 23rd, 2012
Late Registration August 23rd-29th, 2012

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

September 10th, 2012
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. June 7th, 2012

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

September 10th, 2012
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation October 10th, 2012

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

October 12th, 2012
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. October 31st, 2012
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. November 12th, 2012
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. November 26th, 2012
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. December 10th, 2012
Final Exams December 6th-12th, 2012

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

December 19th, 2012
Commencement Ceremonies December 13th-17th, 2012
 
 

Winter Session 2012-2013

Registration Begins October 22nd, 2012
Late Registration December 17th, 2012
First Day of Classes December 17th, 2012

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

December 18th, 2012
Classes Continue December 19th-21st, 2012
January 2nd-4th, 2013
January 7th-9th, 2013
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. January 3rd, 2013
Final Exams January 10th, 2013
 
 

Spring Semester 2013

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students September 15th, 2012
US Legal Permanent Residents September 15th, 2012
US Students October 15th, 2012
Financial Aid Application Deadline November 15th, 2012
Registration Begins November 5th, 2012
First Day of Classes January 14th, 2013
Late Registration January 14th-18th, 2013

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

January 30th, 2013
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. September 10th, 2012

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

January 30th, 2013
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation March 1st, 2013

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

March 8th, 2013
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. March 29th, 2013
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. April 5th, 2013
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. April 22nd, 2013
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. May 6th, 2013
Final Exams May 4th-10th, 2013

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

May 10th, 2013
Commencement Ceremonies May 9th-13th, 2013
 
 

Summer Intersession 2013

Registration Begins April 1st, 2013
Last Day to Register May 14th, 2013
First Day of Classes May 14th, 2013

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

May 16th, 2013
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. May 23rd, 2013
Classes Continue May 17th, 2013
May 20th-24th, 2013
May 28th-30th, 2013
Final Exams May 31st, 2013
 
 

Summer Semester 2013

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students February 1st, 2013
US Legal Permanent Residents February 1st, 2013
US Students April 1st, 2013
Financial Aid Application Deadline April 1st, 2013
Registration Begins April 1st, 2013
First Day of Classes 1st 5-week June 3rd, 2013
11-week June 3rd, 2013
2nd 5-week July 9th, 2013
Late Registration 1st 5-week June 3rd-4th, 2013
11-week June 3rd-4th, 2013
2nd 5-week July 9th-10th, 2013

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

1st 5-week June 6th, 2013
11-week June 20th, 2013
2nd 5-week July 15th, 2013
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. January 30th, 2013

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

June 20th, 2013
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation July 19th, 2013

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

July 5th, 2013
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. 1st 5-week June 24th, 2013
11-week July 18th, 2013
2nd 5-week July 30th, 2013
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. July 8th, 2013
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. July 22nd, 2013
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. August 12th, 2013
Final Exams 1st 5-week July 8th, 2013
11-week August 12th-13th, 2013
2nd 5-week August 12th, 2013

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

August 16th, 2013
Commencement Ceremonies N/A
 
 

Holidays 2012-2013

Labor Day September 3rd, 2012
Thanksgiving November 22nd-25th, 2012
Martin Luther King Jr Day January 21st, 2013
Spring Vacation March 11th-15th, 2013
Memorial Day May 27th, 2013
Independence Day July 4th, 2013
 
 

Fall Semester 2013

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students April 1st, 2013
US Legal Permanent Residents April 1st, 2013
US Students June 15th, 2013
Financial Aid Application Deadline May 15th, 2013
Registration Begins April 1st, 2013
First Day of Classes August 22nd, 2013
Late Registration August 22nd, 2013

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

September 9th, 2013
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. June 6th, 2013

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

September 9th, 2013
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation October 9th, 2013

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

October 11th, 2013
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. October 30th, 2013
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. November 11th, 2013
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. November 25th, 2013
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. December 9th, 2013
Final Exams December 5th-6th, 2013
December 9th-11th, 2013

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

December 13th, 2013
Commencement Ceremonies December 12th-16th, 2013
 
 

Winter Session 2013-2014

Late Registration December 16th, 2013
First Day of Classes December 16th, 2013

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

December 17th
Classes Continue December 18th-20th, 2013
January 2nd-3rd, 2014
January 6th-9th, 2014
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. January 3rd, 2014
Final Exams January 10th, 2014
 
 

Spring Semester 2014

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students September 15th, 2013
US Legal Permanent Residents September 15th, 2013
US Students October 15th, 2013
Financial Aid Application Deadline November 15th, 2013
Registration Begins October 28th, 2013
First Day of Classes January 13th, 2014
Late Registration January 13th, 2014

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

January 29th, 2014
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. September 9th, 2013

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

January 29th, 2014
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation February 28th, 2014

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

March 7th, 2014
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. March 28th, 2014
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. April 7th, 2014
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. April 21st, 2014
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. May 5th, 2014
Final Exams May 3rd, 2014
May 5th-9th, 2014

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

May 14th, 2014
Commencement Ceremonies May 8th-12th, 2014
 
 

Summer Intersession 2014

Registration Begins April 7th, 2014
Last Day to Register May 14th, 2014
First Day of Classes May 14th, 2014

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

May 15th, 2014
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. May 22nd, 2014
Classes Continue May 16th, 2014
May 19th-23rd, 2014
May 27th-29th, 2014
Final Exams May 30th, 2014
 
 

Summer Semester 2014

Application / Readmission Deadline International Students February 1st, 2014
US Legal Permanent Residents February 1st, 2014
US Students April 1st, 2014
Financial Aid Application Deadline April 1st, 2014
Registration Begins April 7th, 2014
First Day of Classes 1st 5-week June 2nd, 2014
11-week June 2nd, 2014
2nd 5-week July 8th, 2014
Late Registration 1st 5-week June 2nd, 2014
11-week June 2nd, 2014
2nd 5-week July 8th, 2014

Census Day

Last day to reserve Graduate courses for Graduate credit.

1st 5-week June 5th, 2014
11-week June 19th, 2014
2nd 5-week July 14th, 2014
First day an Application for Graduation will be accepted. January 29th, 2014

Application for Graduation Deadline

Applications submitted after this date will incur a late fee.

June 5th, 2014
Last day to file a late Application for Graduation July 5th, 2014

Mid-Semester

Last day to request a Leave of Absence.

TBD
Last day to drop or withdraw from a class. 1st 5-week June 23rd, 2014
11-week July 17th, 2014
2nd 5-week July 29th, 2014
Last day to request a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy to your Supervising Committee. July 7th, 2014
Last day to hold a Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense and submit a copy of your Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies for its first Mechanical Check. July 21st, 2014
Last day to submit your approved Thesis / Dissertation to Graduate Studies and to submit a report of your Final Master’s Exam / Dissertation Defense. August 11th, 2014
Final Exams 1st 5-week July 7th, 2014
11-week August 11th-12th, 2014
2nd 5-week August 11th, 2014

End of Semester

In Absentia Deadline

August 21st, 2014
Commencement Ceremonies N/A
 
 

Holidays 2013-2014

Labor Day September 2nd, 2013
Thanksgiving November 28th-29th, 2013
Martin Luther King Jr Day January 20th, 2014
Spring Vacation March 17th-21st, 2014
Memorial Day May 26th, 2014
Independence Day July 4th, 2014