The Graduate School office will be closed on Thursday, December 19 and Friday, December 20, due to a power outage on campus. Please use email to contact us during this time. Our staffing will be minimal, and we will respond when possible, but please expect delays. The physical drop off of materials will not be permitted during the closure.
Can I defend in the summer? What summer session do I need to register for? If I defend in the summer can I turn in my thesis/dissertation in the fall?
You can defend in summer term if you are registered for at least three credits. You can register in any one of the summer sessions. Please refer to academic deadlines for details about completing your degree requirements.
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