Graduate Studies Events and Deadlines


Jan
212020

Apply Online for Spring 2020 Graduation

From January 21st to April 13th, you may apply online for Spring 2020 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

Feb
102020

Spring 2020 Thesis and Dissertation Workshop

Students writing a thesis or dissertation must attend one session of the Workshop either online via Blackboard or face-to-face. Registration form must be submitted ONE WEEK PRIOR workshop date. Registration Form.

Tentative Spring Dates:

February 10th, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

February 18th & 21st, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Time: 01:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location: Wimberly, 219

Mar
252020

Title Submission Deadline

For Title inclusion in graduation programs, you must submit your thesis or dissertation title on or before March 25th to GradEditor@lamar.edu. **Please see Blackboard for proper format.**
Apr
022020

Spring 2020 Comp Exams Deadline

Schedule your comps through your department.
Apr
032020

Spring 2020: Deadline to submit 1st electronic version of thesis or dissertation

Submit the complete version of your electronic thesis or dissertation to gradeditor@lamar.edu
Apr
032020

2nd Annual Graduate Research Celebration

Celebration postponed until Fall 2020.

Time: 08:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: CICE

Apr
062020

Spring 2020 Oral Exams and Defenses

April 6th - May 1st is the Spring 2020 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

May
042020

Spring 2020: Final Thesis-Dissertation Deadlines

  • Pay your binding fees to the cashier - Wimberly 114 or online at Self Service Banner
  • Deliver your signature page, complete with original signatures, 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 approved thesis or dissertation to ProQuest

Time: 12:00 AM - 05:00 PM

May
152020

Spring 2020 Graduation

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

Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: Montagne Center