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Deadlines for August 2019 graduation

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Due DateRequired Forms and Important Information
May 31, 2019

Early Deadline: To be eligible for August graduation you must be enrolled at TWU for the Summer 2019 term, unless you submit all requirements for graduation to the Graduate School by Friday, May 31, 2019.

Download the Early Deadline Form.

May 14, 2019- SU 1

June 6, 2019- SU 2

June 18, 2019- SU

July 11, 2019– SU 3

Last day to file a Request for Reduced Tuition - Code 3. To qualify to reduced tuition students must meet all three of the following conditions:

  1. Have unconditional admission status.
  2. Be enrolled in thesis, dissertation, or professional paper only. Capstone enrollment does not qualify for reduced tuition.
  3. You must be a Texas resident.
June 18, 2019

Last day to apply to graduate. File the online Application for Summer Graduation with the Graduate School. August graduates (excluding Ph.D. candidates*) desiring to participate in the May ceremony must apply by this deadline.

* Ph.D. candidates must have their dissertation submitted and approved and must have completed ALL requirements for the Ph.D. before they can participate in commencement.

June 28, 2019

Last day to Roll-Over your graduation to a future date (fees may apply). Download the Graduation Rollover Application.

July 19, 2019

Last day to submit all requirements for graduation:

December 13, 2019

December 14, 2019

Denton Commencement Ceremony Dates. Ceremony information will be announced late October 2019. The Denton commencement schedule is determined based upon how many students apply and are certified to participate in commencement.

Houston Commencement Ceremony date and times will also be announced in late October. The Houston commencement schedule is determined based upon how many students apply and are certified to participate in commencement and the allocation of the venue.

There is no commencement ceremony in August.

 Download the Deadlines for August 2019 Graduation PDF

Graduation Deadlines for December 2019

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Due DateRequired Forms and Important Information
August 23, 2019

Early Deadline: You must be enrolled at TWU for the Fall 2019 term unless you submit all requirements for graduation to the Graduate School by August 23, 2019.

To meet the Early Deadline, please submit the Early Deadline Form by August 23, 2019.

August 29, 2019

Last day to file a Request for Reduced Tuition - Code 3. To qualify to reduced tuition students must meet all three of the following conditions:

  1. Have unconditional admission status.
  2. Be enrolled in thesis, dissertation, or professional paper only.* 
  3. You must be a Texas resident.

*Capstone enrollment does not qualify for reduced tuition.

September 11, 2019

Last day to apply to graduate. File the online Application for December Graduation with the Graduate School. August graduates (excluding Ph.D. candidates*) desiring to participate in the December ceremony must apply by this deadline.

* Ph.D. candidates must have their committee-approved dissertation submitted and must have completed ALL requirements for the Ph.D. before they can participate in commencement.

October 25, 2019

Last day to Roll-Over your graduation to a future date (fees may apply). 

Please submit the Graduation Rollover Application.

November 15, 2019

Last day to submit all requirements for graduation: 

Please review the Degree Completion page on the Graduate School website & the graduate catalog for more information for graduating students.

December 2019

Houston Commencement ceremony date.

NOTE: Houston commencement ceremonies venue vary each semester. Ceremony dates and times will be determined during the month of October based on the number of students who have applied to graduate and the selection of the venue. Please review the commencement schedule from the office of the Registrar for more information.

December 13, 2019

December 14, 2019

Denton Commencement ceremony dates.

NOTE: College ceremony dates and times will be determined during the month of October based on the number of students who have applied to graduate. Please review the commencement schedule from the office of the Registrar for more information.

 

 

For complete graduation information, visit the Degree Completion page on the Graduate School website.

The commencement schedule will be available on the Registrar's website 6-8 weeks prior to graduation.

Diplomas are mailed approximately ten weeks after graduation. For a duplicate diploma or for issues regarding the delivery of your diploma, please contact the Registrar's office.

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