Graduate Studies Events and Deadlines


Aug
182018

Summer Commencement 2018

For more information, visit our Commencement site.

Time: 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: Montagne Center

Aug
312018

Apply Online for Fall 2018 Graduation

From Aug.31-Nov.13, you may apply online for 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

Sep
122018

Thesis Workshops

Mandatory. Face-to-face workshops for thesis-dissertation orientation to be held Sept 12, 13, and 14. You may attend one of these face-to-face workshops (choose any one of the dates), or you may view the screencast available to you in Blackboard. We recommend that you do not wait until your graduation semester to take the workshop. Take it early in your process.

Time: 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Archer 201

Nov
012018

Fall-Comprehensive Oral Exams Deadline

The deadline for comprehensive oral exams is 11/01/18. Schedule this through your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location: Lamar University

Nov
022018

Deadline to submit first electronic version of thesis

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

Time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location: Graduate Studies Editor

Nov
052018

Fall window for Oral Exam/Thesis-Dissertation Defense

November 5-December 3 is the Fall 2018 period for oral exams and defenses. Schedule your exam or defense through your thesis committee and/or your department.

Time: 12:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Lamar University

Dec
072018

Deadline to submit final draft of thesis or dissertation

No later than 5PM today:

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

Time: 08:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location: Graduate Studies Editor

Dec
142018

Fall Commencement 2018

For more information, visit our Commencement site.

Time: 07:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Location: Montagne Center