Graduate Studies

Important Dates & Deadlines

Graduate Admission Application Filing Dates

Spring 2019 Application filing period begins: August 1, 2018

Fall 2019 Application filing period begins: October 1, 2018

Click here for Application Deadlines by Program(opens in new window).

Click here for International Application Deadlines.(opens in new window)

Exceptions:

  • 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.

For information on non-state sessions call the Office of Regional and Continuing Education at (530) 898-6105.

Graduate Studies Deadlines
Fall
2018
Spring
2019
Summer
2019
Fall
2019

Registration for New Students

7/23/18 to
8/1/18

12/10/18 to 12/14/18

4/2/19 to 8/20/19

7/22/19 to 7/31/19

Fee Payment Deadline

8/1/18

12/13/18

5/16/19

7/31/19

Add/Drop Registration

8/6/18 to
9/7/18

1/2/19 to 2/1/19

N/A

8/5/19 to 9/6/19

Classes Begin

8/27/18

1/22/19

6/3/19

8/26/19

Application for Graduation Master's Degree

9/21/18

2/15/19

6/17/19

9/20/19

Continuous/Adjunct Enrollment

9/21/18

2/15/19N/A9/20/19

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

12/19/18

4/19/19

8/5/19

TBA

Commencement Registration Deadline

5/1/19

5/1/19

TBA

TBA

Commencement Day

5/16/19

5/16/19

TBA

TBA