Academic Deadlines

Fall 2019 Semester

Fall 2019 - Important Dates

August 2019

August 12, 13, and 14 General Graduate Student Orientation

  • August 22nd (Thursday) 9:00-11:00 Taking Head Shot Photos and Group Photo for websites (all graduate students)
  • August 22nd (Thursday) 11:00-1200 Communication Graduate Student Association Meeting (all graduate students)
  • August 19-23 - Monday through Friday -- Registration for new graduate students
  • August 19-23 - Monday through Friday -- Fall registration for new undergraduate and new graduate students who entered the University in the 2019 Summer Session
  • August 26 - Monday -- First day of classes

September 2019

  • September 2 - Monday -- Labor Day – Academic Holiday
  • September 6 – Friday – Student Picnic
  • September 20 - Friday -- Last day for doctoral candidates for a December degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School

October 2019

  • October 21 - Monday -- Midterm of 2019 Fall Semester
  • October 21-22 - Monday and Tuesday -- Fall Break – Academic Holiday

November 2019

  • November 1 - Friday -- Last day for filing an application for a December 2019 undergraduate or graduate degree online in myUK
  • November 14 - Thursday -- Last day candidates for a December 2019 degree can schedule a final examination in the Graduate School
  • November 27-30 - Wednesday through Saturday -- Thanksgiving – Academic Holidays
  • November 28 - Thursday -- Last day candidates for a December 2019 graduate degree can sit for a final examination

December 2019

  • December 9 - Monday -- Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2020 Spring Semester
  • December 13 - Friday -- Last day of classes
  • December 13 - Friday – Last day candidates for December 2019 degree to submit thesis/dissertation (ETD) for format review to the Graduate School via UKnowledge
  • December 20 - Friday -- Last day for candidates for a  December 2019 degree to submit final revised thesis/dissertation (EDT) for acceptance by the Graduate School for those students who first submitted December 13
  • December 20 - Friday -- End of 2019 Fall Semester
  • December 20 - Friday -- December Commencement