GRADUATE CALENDAR 2022-2023
Dates/information subject to change.
Mandatory for all new TA’s (all are welcome): Office of Teaching, Learning and Technology
|Aug 19||Studio Art Student VAB Orientation: See Thursday and Friday schedule sent by e-mail.
Art History Students: See Friday schedule sent by e-mail.
|Aug - Oct 15||New TA’s must complete Sexual Harassment Prevention training by October 15th to keep assistantship.|
|Aug 22||Opening of Classes: Add, drop or change existing registration on MyUI through August 28th|
Change of Registration forms for semester-length courses must be processed at the Registrar’s Service Center
Last day to add or change Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option, 4:30 pm
|Sep 5||University Holiday - No classes, all offices closed|
2nd year MA and 3rd year MFA sign up for Review begins (May/Aug 2023 graduates)
May/August graduates MA/MFA Review paperwork and MA images due to
Degree applications for December graduates by 11:59 pm (apply on MyUI).
Gallery Bookings for spring – WAIT for the e-mail for instructions.
New TA’s must complete Sexual Harassment Prevention training by today to keep assistantship.
|Nov 7 - 11||
December MA/MFA/PhD graduate Degree Committee Meetings (Thesis/Dissertation submission December 5th).
Early Registration for winter and spring through November 18th and November 28th - December 2nd
Last day to drop individual semester-length course without the Dean’s approval.
|Nov 15||May/August 2023 Grads: Abstract of thesis/dissertation/artists statement to Committee Members.|
|Nov 20 - 27||Thanksgiving Recess|
|Nov 24 - 25||University Holiday: No classes, all offices closed.|
|Nov 28||Classes resume
Additional week of Early Registration through December 2nd.
|Dec 5||December graduates: Thesis submission due to the Graduate College by 5:00 pm Central Time.|
|Dec 9||Close of Classes|
|Dec 10||M.A. Division Wide Review for Spring and Summer 2023 graduation.|
|Dec 12 - 16||Final Exam week|
|Dec 15 - 18||Commencement ceremonies begin.
See: https://commencement.uiowa.edu/ for commencement ceremony information.
|Dec 26 - 27||
University Holiday: All offices closed.
University Holiday: All offices closed.
|Jan 16||University Holiday: No classes, all offices closed.|
|Jan 17||Opening of Classes
Add, drop or change existing registration on MyUI through January 23rd.
|Jan 23||Last day to add, drop or change existing registration on MyUI.
2nd year MA and 3rd year MFA sign up for Review begins (December 2022 graduates)
(See Graduate Program Coordinator for paperwork and instructions).
May/July 2023 graduates see Graduate Program Coordinator for graduation paperwork.
|Jan 24||Change of Registration forms for semester-length courses must be processed at the Registrar’s Service Center
beginning today. Form needed: https://registrar.uiowa.edu/change-registration-form
|Jan 30||Last day to add or change Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading option, 4:30 pm.
Last day for graduate students to late register or add courses, 4:30 pm.
Last day to drop individual courses in order to reduce tuition and fee assessment.
|Jan 31||$100 late registration charge in effect.|
Plan of Study to Graduate Program Coordinator.
|Feb 15 - 18||
College Art Association Conference in New York, NY
|Feb 24||Degree applications for May graduates due by 11:59 pm (apply on MyUI).|
|Feb 25||Late degree application fee in effect.|
|Mar 6||Early Registration for summer through March 10th
May Grads: Defense draft of finished thesis/dissertation/artists statement to all Committee Members.
(NOTE: Art History grads please confer with your Chair as to this deadline to the rest of your committee.)
|Mar 12 - 19||Spring Break|
|Mar 20||Classes resume|
|Apr||Gallery Bookings for summer and fall – WAIT for e-mail instructions.|
|Apr 10 - 14||May graduate Degree Committee Meetings (Thesis Submission TBD).|
|TBD||Early Registration for fall.|
|Apr 11||Last day to drop individual semester-length course without the Dean’s permission.
Last day to withdraw without the Dean's permission.
December 2023 Grads: Abstract of thesis/dissertation/artists statement to Committee Members.
|TBD||May graduates: Thesis submission due to the Graduate College by 5:00 pm Central Time.|
|May 5||Close of Classes|
|May 6||M.A. Division Wide Review for December 2023 graduation.|
|May 8 - 12||Final Exam week|
|May 11 - 14||
|Aug||Mandatory SAAH Graduate Orientation|
|Aug||Mandatory for all new TA’s: Office of Teaching, Learning and Technology New TA Orientation|
|Aug||Opening of Classes|