Graduation Deadlines - Melbourne Campus and ESD

The dates listed below are the deadlines by which the Registrar must receive your petition to graduate. If you miss the deadline, a late fee will be assessed.

Successful defenses or Final Program Exam (FPE) as well as Thesis/Dissertation Turn-In must be completed by the deadline indicated in order to graduate that semester.

Spring 2014

Last day to petition without a late fee September 13, 2013
Last day to re-petition (students who petitioned for FA13) January 27, 2014
Complete Defense or Pass Exam April 21, 2014
Thesis/Dissertation Turn-In to OGP April 28, 2014
Graduation Date May 3, 2014 - Saturday ceremony 

Summer 2014 

Last day to petition without  a late fee January 10,  2014
Last day to re-petition (students who had petitioned for SP14) June 13, 2014
Complete Defense or Pass Exam July 14, 2014
Thesis/Dissertation Turn-In to OGP July 21, 2014
Graduation Date July 25, 2014 - No ceremony

Fall 2014

Last day to petition without a late fee  March 28, 2014
Last day to re-petition (students who had petitioned for SP/SU14) September 5, 2014
Complete Defense or Pass Exam December 1, 2014
Thesis/Dissertation Turn-In to OGP December 8, 2014
  Graduation Date
December 13, 2014 - Saturday ceremony