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Graduate School and Graduate School of Management Students

Fall 2010

Event Session 1 8/30/10 to
12/18/10
Session 2 8/28/10 to
12/18/10
Session 3 8/28/10 to
10/23/10

Session 4
10/25/10 to
12/18/10

Session 5 12/20/10 to
1/15/11

Early registration begins (by appointment) 3/29/10
Open registration begins (no appointment required) 4/22/10
GSM Saturday classes begin n/a 8/28/10 8/28/10 n/a n/a
Classes begin for graduate programs 8/30/10 8/28/10 8/28/10 10/25/10 12/20/10
End of summer term through November 30th diploma date the last business day of the month
Schools: End of summer term through November 30th Trustees' List due at noon the last business day of the month
End of summer term through November 30th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Labor Day holiday; M.B.A. classes excused 9/4/10 to 9/6/10
Labor Day holiday; classes excused 9/6/10
Registration ends at midnight 9/7/10 9/5/10 9/5/10 11/2/10 12/22/10
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 9/7/10 9/5/10 9/5/10 11/2/10 12/22/10
Outlines (thesis, professional project, dissertation) due in the Graduate School office 9/16/10
Deadline to apply for end of fall 2010 graduation 10/6/10
Schools: Deadline to code students for end of fall 2010 graduation 10/8/10
Deadline to submit work to instructors for incompletes earned in the spring or summer 2010 terms 10/8/10
Deadline for instructors to submit I, IX, and X grade changes to the Graduate School 10/20/10
Schools: Deadline to submit I, IX or X grade changes for spring or summer 2010 to the Office of the Registrar 10/22/10
Early registration for spring term 2011 begins (by appointment) 11/8/10
Last day for public defense of dissertation 11/16/10
Deadline to change from credit to audit 11/19/10 11/19/10 10/8/10 12/3/10 1/7/11
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 11/19/10 11/19/10 10/8/10 12/3/10 1/7/11
Final day to submit thesis, professional project or essay to the Graduate School or GSM with results and signatures 11/22/10
Results of comprehensive exams due in the Graduate School or GSM. (Registration for and the taking of the comprehensive exams, and the submission of the results, are arranged between the student and his/her program or department.) 11/22/10
Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused 11/24/10 to 11/28/10
Final day to submit dissertation to the Graduate School with results and signatures 12/8/10
Open registration for spring term 2011 begins (no appointment required) 12/2/10
Classes end 12/11/10 12/11/10 10/23/10 12/18/10 1/15/11
Final exams end 12/18/10 12/18/10 10/23/10 12/18/10 1/15/11
Mid-year Commencement 12/19/10
Instructors: Grades due at noon 12/21/10 12/21/10 10/26/10 12/21/10 1/18/11
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for end of fall term graduation 12/21/10
End of fall term diploma date 1/7/11
Schools: End of fall term Trustees' List due at noon 1/7/11
End of fall term diplomas available for pickup at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar 1/11/11
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with fall 2010 degree information 1/28/11
Deadline to submit work to instructors for incompletes earned in the fall 2010 term 2/18/11
Deadline for instructors to submit I, IX and X grade changes to the Graduate School 3/2/11

Spring 2011

Event Session 1
1/17/11 to
5/14/11
Session 2 1/17/11 to
3/12/11
Session 3
3/21/11 to
5/14/11
Early registration begins (by appointment) 11/8/10
Open registration begins (no appointment required) 12/2/10
Martin Luther King Day; classes excused except for M.B.A. classes at the Kohler and Waukesha sites 1/17/11
Classes begin 1/18/11 1/18/11 3/21/11
Registration ends at midnight 1/25/11 1/25/11 3/29/11
End of fall term through April 29th diploma date the last business day of the month
Schools: End of fall term through April 29th Trustees' List due at noon the last business day of the month
End of fall term through April 29th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 1/25/11 1/25/11 3/29/11
Deadline for Grad School and GSM students to apply for end of spring term 2011 graduation 2/2/11
Deadline for GSM students to apply for end of summer term 2011 graduation 2/2/11
Outlines (thesis, professional project, dissertation) due in the Graduate School office 2/2/11
Schools: Deadline to code students for end of spring term 2011 graduation 2/4/11
Deadline to submit work to instructors for incompletes earned in the fall 2010 term 2/18/11
Deadline for instructors to submit I, IX or X grade changes to the Graduate School 3/2/11
Open registration for summer 2011 term begins 3/7/11
Schools: Deadline to submit fall 2010 term I, IX or X grades to the Office of the Registrar 3/4/11
Spring break; classes excused 3/13/11 to 3/20/11
Early registration for fall 2011 term begins (by appointment) 3/28/11
Easter holiday; Graduate School classes excused 4/21/11 to 4/24/11
Easter holiday; Graduate School of Management classes excused 4/21/11 to 4/24/11
Deadline for Grad School (not GSM) students to apply for end of summer term 2011 graduation, if planning to participate in the end of spring term 2011 graduation ceremony 4/4/11
Last day for public defense of dissertation 4/13/11
Deadline to change from credit to audit 4/15/11 2/25/11 4/29/11
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 4/15/11 2/25/11 4/29/11
Final day to submit thesis, professional project or essay to the Graduate School of GSM with results and signatures 4/20/11
Results of comprehensive exams due in the Graduate School or GSM. (Registration for and the taking of the comprehensive exams, and the submission of the results, are arranged between the student and his/her program or department.) 4/20/11
Final day to submit dissertation to the Graduate School with results and signatures 5/6/11
Classes end for the session 5/7/11 3/12/11 5/14/11
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for end of spring term graduation 5/13/11
Final exams end 5/14/11 3/12/11 5/14/11
Instructors: Grades due at noon 5/17/11 3/15/11 5/17/11
Schools: end of spring term Trustees' List due at noon 5/20/11
Baccalaureate and Commencement 5/21/11 to 5/22/11
End of spring term diploma date 5/22/11
End of spring term diplomas available for pickup at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar 5/25/11
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with spring 2011 degree information 6/17/11
Deadline to submit work to instructors for incompletes earned in the spring 2010 term 10/7/11
Deadline for instructors to submit I, X, and X grade changes to the Graduate School 10/19/11

Summer 2011

Event Session 1
5/23/11 to
7/2/11
Session 2
7/5/11
to
8/13/11
Session 3
5/31/11 to
7/30/11
Session 4
5/16/11 to
7/2/11
Session 5
7/5/11
to
8/20/11
Session 6
5/16/11 to
8/13/11
First date financial aid applications for the summer term are available from the Office of Student Financial Aid 3/1/11
Open registration begins (no appointment required) 3/7/11
Outlines for thesis, professional projects and dissertations due in the Graduate School office 5/11/11
Classes begin 5/23/11 7/5/11 5/31/11 5/16/11 7/5/11 5/16/11
After Spring Commencement through August 19th diploma date every Friday
Schools: After Spring Commencement through August 19th Trustees' List due at noon every Friday
After Spring Commencement through August 19th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Registration ends at midnight 5/25/11 7/7/11 6/8/11 5/24/11 7/13/11 5/24/11
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 5/25/11 7/7/11 6/8/11 5/24/11 7/13/11 5/24/11
Memorial Day observed; classes excused 5/30/11
Deadline to apply for end of summer term graduation, if not planning to participate in the end of spring term 2011 ceremony 6/15/11
Deadline to change from credit to audit 6/17/11 7/29/11 7/15/11 6/17/11 7/29/11 7/22/11
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 6/17/11 7/29/11 7/15/11 6/17/11 7/29/11 7/22/11
Schools: Deadline to code students for end of summer term graduation 6/17/11
Classes end for the session 7/2/11 8/13/11 7/30/11 7/2/11 8/20/11 8/13/11
Independence Day holiday; classes excused 7/4/11
Instructors: Grades due at noon 7/5/11 8/16/11 8/3/11 7/5/11 8/23/11 8/16/11
Last day for public defense of dissertation 7/13/11
Final day to submit thesis, professional project or essay to the Graduate School or GSM with results and signatures 7/20/11
Results of comprehensive exams due in the Graduate School. (Registration for and the taking of comprehensive exams is arranged between the student and his/her program or department.) 7/20/11
Final day to submit dissertation with results and signatures 8/10/11
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for end of summer term graduation 8/18/11
End of summer term diploma date 8/26/11
Schools: End of summer term Trustees' List due at noon 8/26/11
End of summer term diplomas available for pickup at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar 8/31/11
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with summer 2011 degree information 9/23/11
Deadline to submit work to instructors for incompletes earned in the summer 2011 term 10/7/11
Deadline for instructors to submit I, IX and X grade changes to the Graduate School 10/19/11

For faculty: The dates of the academic year for faculty are August 23, 2010 to May 22, 2011. The dates of annual faculty contracts are July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011.