Graduate Division

Filing Deadlines

The following are the 2021-22 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 2021

Fall 2021

Winter 2022

Spring 2022

Summer 2022

September 8, 2021 

Dec. 3, 2021 

March 11, 2022

June 3, 2022

September 7, 2022

NO EXCEPTIONS ALLOWED

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

ADVANCEMENT DEADLINES – MASTER'S

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Winter 2022

Spring 2022

Summer 2022

September 17, 2021

December 10, 2021

March 18, 2022

June 10, 2022

TBD

ADVANCEMENT DEADLINES – DOCTORAL

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Winter 2022

Spring 2022

Summer 2022

September 17, 2021

December 10, 2021

March 18, 2022

June 10, 2022

TBD

CONTACT

For questions about the above deadlines, e-mail Graduate Division at grad@uci.edu  .

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