Non-thesis Master’s and Certificate of Advanced Study students, please check with your department.

Final signed program of study must be on file with the Graduate School or submitted with your signed request for exam form, at least three weeks prior to your defense date.

If you have any questions about the status of your program of study, please email degreecert@syr.edu .

Master’s thesis defense students:

Graduation Date

Last day to submit a Request for Exam

File Diploma Request¹

Final Submission Deadline²

December 2016
12/22/16

11/18/16

11/18/16

12/19/16

May 2017
5/14/17

4/20/17

3/15/17

5/11/17

June 2017
6/30/17

6/8/17

3/15/17

6/29/17

August 2017
8/25/17

8/3/17

3/15/17

8/24/17


 

DPS and PhD students:

Graduation Date

Last day to submit a Request for Exam

File Diploma Request

Final Submission Deadline³

December 2016
12/22/16

11/18/16

11/18/16

12/19/16

May 2017
5/14/17

4/3/17

3/15/17

4/24/17

June 2017
6/30/17

6/8/17

6/8/17

6/29/17

August 2017
8/25/17

8/3/17

8/3/17

8/24/17

 


¹ In order to receive timely Commencement Information.

² All documents must be turned in including final thesis/dissertation, signed title page, signed committee approval page, and report of defense.

³All documents must be turned in including final thesis/dissertation, signed title page, signed committee approval page, report of defense, and completed Survey of Earned Doctorates.