Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois


Footnotes: The English Department Newsletter

Volume 58 |March 31, 2014| Number 23

FROM THE GRADUATE STUDIES OFFICE

Upcoming Events
Tania Lown-Hecht final defense is scheduled for Apritl 2nd   from 8:45am – 11:00 am
Michael Black final defense is scheduled for Apritl 4th from 8:30am – 10:30am
Jill Clements final defense is scheduled for Apritl 4th from 9:30am – 11:30am
Erin McQuiston final defense is scheduled for Apritl 4th from 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Spring 2014 – Dates to Remember 
March 17: Second half-session courses begin
March 22-30:  Spring Break
March 31:  Instruction resumes
April 7: Registration for summer and fall begins.  Start times vary.  See your time ticket for  your exact enrollment time at UI Integrate Self Service             (https://apps.uillinois.edu/selfservice/)
April 11: Last day to add a second half-session course
April 11: Last day to take final exam for May doctoral degree
April 18: Deadline for Graduate Student Academic Services office to receive the final exam Certificate of Result
April 18: Last day to withdraw from the current term without a grade of W
April 18: Last day to elect credit-no-credit option for a semester course or to change from credit-no-credit option to a regular grade
April 18: Last day for student to drop a semester course without a grade of W (without approval)
April 18: Last day to add name to May degree list.  Must use Web Self-Service
April 25: Last day to complete deposit of May doctoral dissertations
May 2: Last day to elect credit-no-credit option for a second half-session course or to change from credit-no-credit option to a regular grade
May 2: Last day to drop a second half-session course
May 7: Instruction ends
May 8: Reading Day
May 8: Last day to add or drop a second half-session course with approval (a W is recorded)
May 8: Last day to add or drop a semester course with approval (a W is recorded)
May 8: Last day to change a grade of DFR (in a non-thesis course) or I, awarded last fall to prevent F by rule
May 9-16: Final examination period      
May 16: Last date for receipt of completed petitions in the Graduate College for graduating students
May 17: May degree conferral (Commencement)