Graduate Studies

Important Dates & Deadlines

Graduate Admission Application Filing Dates

Deadlines for the Graduate Studies Admissions Application, International Graduate Applications, and Credential Program are as follows:

Spring 2018: 08/01/17 to 09/15/17

Fall 2018: 10/01/17 to 03/01/18

Spring 2019: 08/01/2018 to 09/15/2018

Exceptions to the Above:

  • Anthropology - January 10th Priority deadline, fall admission only.
  • Communication Sciences & Disorders - January 15th deadline, fall admission only.
  • Computer Science - fall admission only.
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering - fall admission only.
  • Nursing On-Line Master's - fall admission only.
  • Psychology - January 15th Priority deadline, fall admission only.
  • Social Work - January 5th deadline, fall admission only.
  • In the event that a deadline falls on a day in which the campus is closed, the deadline will be extended to the next campus work day.

Deadlines may be extended - Call the Office of Graduate Studies at (530) 898-6880 to verify program closures or extensions.

Call the Office of Regional and Continuing Education, (530) 898-6105 for information on non-state sessions.

Graduate Studies Deadlines

 

Fall 2017Spring 2018Summer 2018Fall 2018

Registration for New Students

7/17/17 to
7/26/17

11/27/17 to
12/1/17

4/2/18 to
8/21/18

7/23/18 to
8/1/18

Fee Payment Deadline

7/26/17

12/7/17

5/17/17

8/1/18

Add/Drop Registration

7/31/17 to
9/1/17

1/2/18 to
2/2/18

N/A

8/6/18 to
9/7/18

Classes Begin

8/21/17

1/22/18

6/4/18

8/27/18

Application for Graduation Master's Degree

9/15/17

2/16/18

6/11/18

9/21/18

Continuous/Adjunct Enrollment

9/15/17

2/16/18

N/A

9/21/18

Thesis/Project submitted to Graduate Studies;
or Oral/Comprehensive Exam

11/27/17

4/20/18

8/6/18

12/3/18

Commencement Registration Deadline

TBD

TBD

TBD

TBD

Commencement Day

5/17/18

5/17/18

TBD

TBD