Graduate Division

Filing Deadlines

The following are the 2020-21 academic year deadlines for advancement-to-candidacy and final degree paperwork for both master’s and doctoral students.

GRADUATE ENROLLED FORM PAYMENT LINKS

In order to complete and submit the forms listed here, students must pay the required fee from the link below. Once the required fee has been paid students will receive an electronic receipt, please upload the receipt via the attachment icon to your DocuSign form or, if you are emailing the form directly to Graduate Division please also attached the electronic receipt for the form to be complete. Please note, without proof of payment the form is considered incomplete and cannot be processed.

Filing Fee petition

Ph.D. Advancement to Candidacy Fee

Master’s Thesis Submission Fee

Readmission Petition Fee for Graduate Students

FINAL DEGREE PAPERWORK  

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Summer 2021

September 9, 2020

December 11, 2020

March 12, 2021

June 4, 2021

September 8, 2021

NO EXCEPTIONS ALLOWED

To meet the final degree deadline, all final degree paperwork must be submitted to Grad Division by 5pm on the filing deadline

ADVANCEMENT DEADLINES – MASTER'S

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Summer 2021

September 25, 2020

December 18, 2020

March 19, 2021

June 11, 2021

TBD

ADVANCEMENT DEADLINES – DOCTORAL

Summer 2020

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

Summer 2021

September 25, 2020

December 18, 2020

March 19, 2021

June 11, 2021

TBD

CONTACT

For questions about the above deadlines, e-mail Andrea Bannigan, Graduate Division student affairs officer.

NOTE

  • Dates are subject to change
  • To meet the advancement deadline, required paperwork must be submitted to Grad Division by 5pm on the filing deadline
  • Final degree paperwork includes dissertation approval by UCI Libraries
  • To meet the final degree deadline, all final degree paperwork must be submitted to Grad Division by 5pm on the filing deadline