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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 Date

Thesis Due Date*

Recommendation for Awarding the Degree Form Due Date

 

 

 

 

Summer 2016
(5/16/16-7/22/16)

June 3, 2016

July 8, 2016

July 22, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Fall 2016
(8/22/16 – 12/09/16)

September 30, 2016

November 11, 2016

December 2, 2016

 

 

 

 

Spring 2017
(1/09/2017 – 5/05/17)

February 17, 2017

April 7, 2017

April 28, 2017

 

 

 

 

Summer 2017
(5/22/17 – 7/28/17)

June 9, 2017

July 14, 2017

July 28, 2017

 

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).

Summer 2016: Due July 15, 2016

Fall 2016: Due November 18, 2016

Spring 2017: Due April 14, 2017

Summer 2017: Due July 21, 2017

 

*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 forms on the Graduate Studies website; or, pick up the forms at the Office of the Graduate Studies, 115 Alumni Foundation Center.

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.