Department of History

Dates and Deadlines

For Prospective Students (For Fall 2019 enrollment)

  • For early consideration for our on-campus M.A. program: October 15, 2018
  • For regular consideration to the on-campus M.A. program: February 15, 2019
  • For the on-line M.A. program for professional history educators, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis for Fall admission only.

For Current Students

Spring 2018

  • January 16 – Last day for Registration/Last day to drop (without a grade) or add a class
  • March 2 – Graduation Application Deadline – Spring 2018 – undergraduate and graduate students
  • March 3-11 – Spring break; no classes
  • March 12 – Classes resume 8:00 a.m.
  • March 28 – Last day to withdraw with a W – graduate students
  • April 2 – Draft copy of thesis due to Graduate School office with Format Approval Sheet
  • April 26 – Final day for oral thesis defenses
  • April 26 – M.A. written comprehensive examinations administered
  • April 26 – Final copy of thesis due to the Graduate School office with signed title page and Electronic Thesis & Dissertation (ETD) form
  • May 4 – Departmental Degree Ceremony