If you will be finishing up your degree requirements in the spring or summer 2018 semester, please apply to graduate now on Patriot Web. Information may be found on http://registrar.gmu.edu/students/graduation/timelines/ If you have applied for graduation in a previous semester, you'll need to withdraw that application in order to re-apply for spring: https://registrar.gmu.edu/topics/withdraw-graduation-application/
Deadline to apply for spring 2018 graduation is February 22.
Please Note: It is best to go ahead and file for graduation if there is a chance you may finish up in the spring or summer term. You can always withdraw it at a later date if you will not finish in time.
Thesis and Dissertation students will follow the “Guidelines with Dates” found on http://ssb.gmu.edu/students/index.cfm The last date to hold a public defense for spring graduation will be April 27.
Biology Project students will complete the required oral and written comprehensive exams before the degree conferral date found on
https://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/, and turn in the project report to their committee.
Students will also present a poster or Power Point at Student Research Day in April, date TBD.
Bioinformatics Project students will complete their report and present their research findings as a poster or Power Point at Student Research Day in April, date TBD.
Any questions please let me know.
Diane St. Germain