2018 Deadlines for Graduate Students

Below are several deadlines for Graduate Students who plan to graduate in 2018-2019

Not all graduate programs require a Graduate Research Project or Thesis.  If you have questions about the requirements for your degree program, please check with your Academic Advisor.

All materials in electronic form will be submitted to Graduate Studies and Office of Research at graduate.studies@tamusa.edu.

Hardcopies of material (e.g., GRP Final Packages, or Thesis Final Packages) should be delivered to;
Graduate Studies and Office of Research, Central Academic Building, Suite #435.


Graduate Research Projects (GRP) and Theses

Fall  2018 

Spring 2019

Summer 2019

* 1.)  Full draft (as Microsoft Word file) is due  to student’s Research Advisor.

GRP/Thesis Manual and Template

October 26, 2018

 March 1, 2019

June 21, 2019

*  2.)  Drafts must be returned to students with written feedback from the Research Advisor.

November 9, 2018

March 22, 2019

June 28, 2019

** 3.)   Draft of thesis/GRP packages are due to Graduate Studies and Office Research

November 16, 2018

April 3, 2019

July 5, 2019

** 4.)    Final thesis/GRP packages are due to Graduate Studies and Office Research

December 5, 2018

April 26, 2019

July 19, 2019

*These dates will be dependent on professor as these do not deal directly with Graduate Studies and Office of Research.

**Graduate Research Projects and Theses are due the same semester the course is completed. The due date above is set to allow time for the Director of Graduate Studies and Office of Research to review each project in a timely manner. 

Important- The Final Draft Package consists of:

a.)    Three paper copies of the GRP or Thesis (each with the required cover page, original signatures on the approval page, abstract page, dedication page, acknowledgement page, table of contents, and vita);
b.)    An electronic copy of the completed GRP or Thesis as a Microsoft Word file or a PDF emailed to graduate.studies@tamusa.edu.  The subject of the email must have the following;  

Students Name, Graduate Research Advisor Name, Month/Year (of graduation)



Comprehensive Exam

For more information regarding comprehensive exams, please see your academic advisor. 



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