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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Deadlines & Important Dates

Page address: http://grad.mnsu.edu/importantdates.html

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Masters/Specialist Students - Deadlines for Submission of Graduation Forms and Theses to the Graduate Studies Office

  

 

Semester

 

Application for Graduation Due

 

Thesis Due

Recommendation for Awarding the Degree Form Due

 

 

 

 

Spring 2017

(Jan 9 – May 5, 2017)

 

February 17, 2017

 

April 7, 2017

 

April 28, 2017

 

 

 

 

Summer 2017

(May 22 – July 28, 2017)

 

June 9, 2017

 

July 14, 2017

 

July 28, 2017

 

 

 

 

Fall 2017

(Aug 21 – Dec 8, 2017)

 

September 29, 2017

 

November 10, 2017

 

December 1, 2017

 

 

 

 

Spring 2018

(Jan 8 – May 4, 2018)

 

February 16, 2018

 

April 6, 2018

 

April 27, 2018

 

 

 

 

Summer 2018

(May 21 – July 27, 2018)

 

June 8, 2018

 

July 13, 2018

 

July 27, 2018

  

Doctoral Students – Deadlines for Submission of Graduation Forms and Dissertations

 Same as above, except dissertations are due one week later for each semester (as follows).

Spring 2017:     April 14, 2017

Summer 2017:  July 21, 2017

Fall 2017:          November 17, 2017

Spring 2018:      April 13, 2018

Summer 2018:   July 20, 2018

 

*Without exception, theses and dissertations are due to the Graduate Studies Office by close of business, or submitted to ProQuest by midnight, on the dates noted above.

Access the graduation forms on the Graduate Studies website.

Additional Notes:

  • IRB proposals are to be submitted and approved prior to starting research projects.
  • The Written Comprehensive Examination Request and Report forms, if required by the department, are due by the end of the semester of graduation.
  • Students completing other Capstone Experiences such as Alternate Plan Papers, Creative Projects, Portfolios, etc. should check with their respective departments for due dates of those items.