If you plan to graduate this semester (spring 2023):
Below are some of the significant dates in relation to graduation. More dates related to deadlines, such as course drop dates, can be found on the Registrar's page: registrar.uiowa.edu/calendars-deadlines
2/24 - Deadline for application for Graduate College Degree: Degree applications are available on MyUI/Degree Application (see note below).
3/27 & 3/28 - DNP defenses
TBD - CNL Capstone defenses
TBD – Commencement deadlines. Information regarding registration/RSVP, apparel, etc. will be posted to the following URLs:
- Doctoral: commencement.uiowa.edu/ceremony/spring-2023/graduate-doctoral-commencement-ceremony
- Master’s: commencement.uiowa.edu/ceremony/spring-2023/graduate-masters-commencement-ceremony
5/12/23 – Graduate College Commencement (see above links for more information)
- 9 a.m. DNP (Carver)
- 7 p.m. MSN (Carver)
You need to be registered to apply for degree.
Summer grads - You will defend in the spring semester and walk in the spring ceremony; there is not a summer ceremony. You will need to RSVP for the spring commencement if you want to walk in the spring ceremony. However, you will not apply for a spring degree application; you will apply for a summer degree application after you have registered for summer.
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2/6 – Let the PhD Coordinator know the date, time, location, and title of your PhD dissertation defense as well as the names of your committee members by this date
2/24 – Application Deadline for Graduate College Degree: Degree applications for all students are available at MyUI/Degree Application
2/24 – Provide Proof of IRB Compliance to the PhD Coordinator (if you have not done so already)
TBD – Graduate College Commencement Ceremony registration deadline
4/17 – Last day a PhD defense can be held
4/25 – Single deposit of dissertation is due by 5 p.m. CST
5/12 – Graduate College Commencement. For information regarding registering and apparel rental/purchase, visit: commencement.uiowa.edu/ceremony/spring-2023/graduate-doctoral-commencement-ceremony