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2015-2017 Graduate Catalog 
    
2015-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar



Fall Semester 2015

July 1 Priority deadline for applications for Admission to the Graduate School for Fall 2015  
August 15 Graduate Student Orientation  
August 15 Faculty Institute  
August 23 Regular Registration (“MyTSU” - see Class Schedule for details)  
August 24 Classes begin  
Aug. 24- 28 Late Registration/Schedule Adjustment*  
September 7 Holiday - Labor Day  
September 21 Last day to file Application for M.Ed., M.P.A., M.P.H. and M.S. Comprehensive Examinations for students graduating in Spring 2016  
September 29 Graduate Council Meeting  
October 1 Complete applications due for Doctor of Physical Therapy program for Summer 2016  
October 27 Graduate Council Meeting  
October 4 & 11 DOCTORAL EXAMINATIONS  
November 2 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Criminal Justice for Spring 2016  
November 4 Last Day to file for Doctoral Examinations for Spring 2016  
November 4 Last Day to Defend Theses/Doctoral Dissertations for December 2015 Graduation  
November 6 Last Day to withdraw from courses - Office of Records  
November 6 Last Day to withdraw from University - University Counseling Center  
November 6-7 M.Ed., M.P.A. M.P.H. and M.S. COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATIONS  
November 18 Last Day for Electronic Submission of Theses/Dissertations  
November 24 Graduate Council Meeting  
Nov. 9-Jan. 13 Registration for Spring 2016  
November 23-29 Fall Break & Thanksgiving Holiday  
December 1 Complete Applications due for Doctoral Programs in Psychology for Fall 2016 Admission  
December 3 Last Day of Classes  
December 4-11 Final Examinations for Fall 2015 semester**  
December 12 Fall Commencement-See Commencement Site  
December 15 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU”  

*No registration or schedule adjustments for Fall semester 2015 will be allowed after August 28, 2015.

**Final examination schedules will be posted via MyTSU and on TSU web page.

This calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term as conditions may require.

Spring Semester 2016

January 4 University Re-Opens- 8:00 a.m.
January 4 Faculty Reports for Spring Semester
January 7 Faculty Institute
January 18 Holiday - Martin Luther King Day
January 19 Classes Begin
January 19-22 Late Registration/Schedule Adjustment*
January 26 Graduate Council Meeting
February 3 Complete Applications due for Master’s Program in Speech and Hearing Science for Fall 2016
February 3 Complete Applications due for Master’s Program in Psychology for Fall 2016
Feb 7 & Feb 14 DOCTORAL EXAMINATIONS
February 17 Complete Applications for Master’s Program in Occupational Therapy for Fall 2016
February 23 Graduate Council Meeting
February 21 Deadline to file MPA, MPH, M.Ed. & M.S. Comprehensive. Exam for Summer or Fall 2016
March 7- 13 Spring Break
March 15 Complete Applications due for Doctoral Program in Biological Sciences
March 15 Complete Applications due for MSN/RODP Program for Summer 2016
March 17-23 Mid-term Examination Week
March 23 Last Day to file for Doctoral Examinations in June 2016
March 25-26 M.Ed., M.P.A. M.P.H., and M.S. COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATIONS
March 30 Last day to defend Theses/Dissertation for May 2016 Graduation
March 29 Graduate Council Meeting
April 4-Aug 26 Registration for Summer and Fall 2016
April 1 Last day to withdraw from courses - Office of Records
April 1 Last day to withdraw from University - University Counseling Center
April 13 Last day for electronic submission of Theses/Dissertations for May 2016 Graduation
April 15 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Criminal Justice for Summer 2016
April 26 Graduate Council Meeting
April 28 Last day of classes
April 29 - May 6 Final Examinations for Spring 2016 Semester**
May 7 Spring Commencement
May 9 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU”

* No registration or schedule adjustments for Spring 2016 will be allowed after January 24, 2016.

**Final examination schedules will be posted via MyTSU and on TSU web page.

This calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term as conditions may require.

Summer Semester 2016

May 9 May 30 Maymester
June 6 - July 8 1st Five Week Session
June 2 - August 15 10 Week Session
July 11 - August 15 2nd Five Week Session

Summer Schedule & Deadlines

April 6 - May 30 Registration, All Summer Sessions (except Maymester)
April 1 - May 30 Registration, All Summer Sessions (except Maymester)
June 5 & 12 DOCTORAL EXAMINATIONS
June 19 & 20 M.Ed., M.P.A. M.S., and M.P.H Comprehensive Examinations
June 20 M.Ed., M.P.H. and M.S. Comprehensive Examinations
July 10 Last Theses/Dissertations defense date for August 2015 Graduation
July 1 Application period for the D.P.T. program begins
July 24 Last day to file for doctoral examinations in Fall 2015
July 24 Last day for Electronic Submission of Thesis/Dissertation for August 2015 Graduation

Maymester

May 9 Registration - Maymester Only
May 9 Classes begin for 3 Week Session
May 20 Last Day to Withdraw from Courses
May 27 Last Day of Classes
May 30 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU

Session I - Five Week Session

April 2 - May 30 Registration, All Summer Sessions
June 6 Classes Begin
June 6- 48 Late Registration/Drop/Add
June 16 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Criminal Justice for Fall 2016
June 24 Last day to withdraw from First-session courses - Office of Records
June 24 Last day to withdraw from University - University Counseling Center
July 1 Priority deadline for applications for admission to the Graduate School for Fall 2016
July 4 Holiday- Independence Day
July 9 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU”

Session II - Five Week Session

April 6 - May 30 Registration, All Summer Sessions (“MyTSU”- see Class Schedule for details)
July 11 Classes Begin
July 11-15 Late Registration/Schedule Adjustment (Add/Drop)
July 15 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Nursing for Fall 2016
July 29 Last day to withdraw from Second-session courses - Office of Records
July 29 Last day to withdraw from the University - University Counseling Center
August 12 Last day of classes
August 15 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU”

Full - 10 Week Session

April 6 - May 30 Registration, All Summer Sessions (“MyTSU”- see Class Schedule for details)
June 6 Classes Begin
June 6-8 Late Registration/Schedule Adjustment
June 15 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Criminal Justice for Fall 2016
July 1 Priority deadline for applications for admission to the Graduate School for Fall 2016
July 4 Holiday Observed
July 15 Last day to withdraw from courses - Office of Records
July 15 Last day to withdraw from the university - University Counseling Center
July 15 Complete Applications Due for Master’s Program in Nursing for Fall 2016
August 12 Last Day of Classes
August 15 Faculty must have posted all grades via “MyTSU”

Final examinations for summer semesters will be scheduled during the last official meeting date/time for all courses.

This calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term due to emergencies or causes beyond the reasonable control of the institution.

THE 2016-2017 GRADUATE SCHOOL CALENDAR WILL BE POSTED ONLINE IN DUE COURSE:
www.tnstate.edu/graduate