Graduation Deadlines

2020 Graduation Deadlines

Spring 2020

For Students NOT Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Last day to submit the culminating experience results forms for students not completing at thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

For Students Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Monday, April 13, 2020

Last day to defend your thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

Monday, April 20, 2020

Last day to submit the complete and properly formatted copy of your thesis or dissertation to the Graduate College for final format review; culminating experience results forms for students completing a thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project must be submitted to the Graduate College by this date.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Last day to submit thesis/dissertation format revisions to the Graduate College. All final, properly formatted theses, dissertations, and doctoral projects must be submitted to the Graduate College via email by the end of the day. Please see the Thesis/Dissertation Format Review page for more details.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Last day for electronic submission of final thesis/dissertation/doctoral project (with formatting pre-approved by the Graduate College) to ProQuest.

Summer 2020

For Students NOT Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Monday, June 1, 2020

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Monday, August 10, 2020

Last day to submit the culminating experience results forms for students not completing at thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

For Students Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Monday, June 1, 2020

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Last day to defend your thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

Monday, July 27, 2020

Last day to submit the complete and properly formatted copy of your thesis or dissertation to the Graduate College for final format review; culminating experience results forms for students completing a thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project must be submitted to the Graduate College by this date.

Monday, August 10, 2020

Last day to submit thesis/dissertation format revisions to the Graduate College. All final, properly formatted theses, dissertations, and doctoral projects must be submitted to the Graduate College via email by the end of the day. Please see the Thesis/Dissertation Format Review page for more details.

Monday, August 17, 2020

Last day for electronic submission of final thesis/dissertation/doctoral project (with formatting pre-approved by the Graduate College) to ProQuest.

Fall 2019

For Students NOT Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019

Last day to submit the culminating experience results forms for students not completing at thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

For Students Completing a Thesis, Dissertation, or Doctoral Project

Monday, Oct. 1, 2019

Final day to apply and submit application for graduation through MyUNLV account.

Please note: A $75 graduation and commencement fee will be placed on your student account (one fee per degree/certificate) beginning the first day of registration for the semester in which you have applied to graduate, or, if registration has already opened, your fee will be applied within two business days.

Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019

Last day to defend your thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project.

Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019

Last day to submit the complete and properly formatted copy of your thesis or dissertation to the Graduate College for final format review; culminating experience results forms for students completing a thesis, dissertation, or doctoral project must be submitted to the Graduate College by this date.

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Last day to submit thesis/dissertation format revisions to the Graduate College. All final, properly formatted theses, dissertations, and doctoral projects must be submitted to the Graduate College via email by the end of the day. Please see the Thesis/Dissertation Format Review page for more details.

Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019

Last day for electronic submission of final thesis/dissertation/doctoral project (with formatting pre-approved by the Graduate College) to ProQuest.