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Deadlines and Timelines

2016-2017 Academic Year

    Fall Term Winter Term Summer Term
Official Audit When you should apply for graduation and have all releases submitted January/February 2016 September/October 2016 January/February 2017
Commencement Book Deadline The last day you can apply online and have your name in the Commencement Book October 15, 2016
(for December Commencement)
March 10, 2017
(for April Commencement)
March 10, 2017
(for April Commencement)
Application Deadline The last day you can apply online for graduation December 13, 2016 April 18, 2017 August 15, 2017
Coursework Completion Deadline The last day to have all work complete and still graduate January 1, 2017 May 1, 2017 September 1, 2017
Commencement Ceremony The U-M Commencement ceremonies you're eligible to attend

December 18, 2016

~or~

April 29, 2017

December 18, 2016

~or~

April 29, 2017
 

April 29, 2017

~or~

December 17, 2017

Conferral Date The date the degree is conferred to your transcript January 17, 2017 May 31, 2017 tbd*
Diploma When you will receive your diploma Mid-February 2017 Early July 2017 Early October 2017

2017-2018 Academic Year

    Fall Term Winter Term Summer Term
Official Audit When you should apply for graduation and have all releases submitted January/February 2017 September/October 2017 January/February 2018
Commencement Book Deadline The last day you can apply online and have your name in the Commencement Book October 15,2017
(for December Commencement)
March 10, 2018 (for May Commencement) March 10, 2018 (for May Commencement)
Application Deadline The last day you can apply online for graduation December 12, 2017 April 17, 2018 August 14, 2018
Coursework Completion Deadline The last day to have all work complete and still graduate January 1, 2018 May 1, 2018 September 1, 2018
Commencement Ceremony The U-M Commencement ceremonies you're eligible to attend

December 17, 2017

~or~

April 28, 2018

December 17, 2017

~or~

April 28, 2018

 

April 28, 2018

~or~

December 16, 2018

 

Conferral Date The date the degree is conferred to your transcript tbd* tbd* tbd*
Diploma When you will receive your diploma Mid-February 2018 Early July 2018 Early October 2018