Graduate Studies Events and Deadlines


Jan
222019

Apply Online for Spring 2019 Graduation

From January 22-April 2, you may apply online for Spring 2019 graduation through your Self-Service Banner under the tab called "Student Records." You may not apply for graduation until you have received an email from the registrar's office that invites you to apply. Check your LU email frequently for this invitation.

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location: Self-Service Banner

Feb
042019

Mandatory Thesis-Dissertation Workshops

Feb. 4 workshop cancelled. Workshops will be held on Feb. 5-6 from 12:30-2:30pm in Galloway 114.

We have added a "makeup" workshop on February 28 from 3-5pm in Galloway 114.

Face-to-face thesis/dissertation workshops will be offered on formatting and then submitting your work and all accompanying documentation to Graduate Studies before graduation. You only need to choose one day to attend; you will fill out a registration form that verifies your attendance and other information.

If you are unable to attend a face-to-face workshop, there are screencasts available in Blackboard that you can view in lieu of attending; your digital attendance will be verified. Contact gradeditor@lamar.edu or call (409) 880-8230 if you have any questions or concerns.

Location and time of the workshops will be posted shortly.

Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: TBA

Apr
012019

Spring 2019 Oral Exams and Defenses

April 1- May 7 is the Spring 2019 period for oral exams and defenses. Schedule your exam or defense through your thesis/dissertation committee and/or your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Apr
022019

Spring 2019: Deadline to submit 1st electronic version of thesis or dissertation

Submit the first complete version of your electronic thesis or dissertation to gradeditor@lamar.edu

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Apr
042019

Spring 2019 Comp Exams Deadline

Schedule your comps through your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Apr
242019

Spring 2019 Graduate Research Celebration

Read more on our Events page.

Time: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: CICE

May
032019

Spring 2019: Final Thesis-Dissertation Deadlines

  • Pay your binding fees to the cashier - Wimberly 114 or online at Self Service Banner
  • Deliver your signature page, complete except for Dean William Harn's signature, to the editor in Wimberly 219.
  • Submit your final, corrected electronic thesis or dissertation no later than today at 5 pm to gradeditor@lamar.edu
  • Submit your thesis or dissertation to ProQuest

Time: 12:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Jun
062019

Apply Online for Summer 2019 Graduation

From June 6-24, you may apply online for Summer 2019 graduation through your Self-Service Banner under the tab called "Student Records." You may not apply for graduation until you have received an email from the registrar's office that invites you to apply. Check your LU email frequently for this invitation.

Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: Self Service Banner

Jun
242019

Summer 2019 Oral Exams and Defenses

June 24-Aug 7 is the Summer 2019 period for oral exams and defenses. Schedule your exam or defense through your thesis/dissertation committee and/or your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Jul
012019

Summer 2019: Deadline to submit 1st electronic version of thesis or dissertation

Submit the first complete version of your electronic thesis or dissertation to gradeditor@lamar.edu

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Jul
082019

Summer 2019 Comp Exams Deadline

Schedule your comps through your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Aug
052019

Summer 2019: Final Thesis-Dissertation Deadlines

  • Pay your binding fees to the cashier - Wimberly 114 or online at Self Service Banner
  • Deliver your signature page, complete except for Dean William Harn's signature, to the editor in Wimberly 219.
  • Submit your final, corrected electronic thesis or dissertation no later than today at 5 pm to gradeditor@lamar.edu
  • Submit your thesis or dissertation to ProQuest
Aug
172019

Summer 2019 Graduation

Congratulations, Summer Grads! Visit the Commencement site for more information.