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Important Dates

Key dates for prospective and current TAMIU Graduate students are below. Please refer to the official Academic Calendar for additional up-to-date information.

August 2019

August 13:

Application deadline for Fall Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

August 20:

Document deadline for Fall Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

August 22:

Registration deadline for Fall Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

August 26:

All Tuition and Fees due for Fall and Fall Subterm I. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

August 27:

First Class Day for Fall and Fall Subterm I.

August 29:

Final Late Registration Day; course changes continue through September 2 with permission of instructor.

 

September 2019

September 2:

Final Late Registration Day for Fall; course changes continue through September 11 with permission of instructor.

Census date for Fall Subterm I; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Fall Subterm I registration beyond this point.

September 11:

12th Class Day and Census date for Fall session; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Fall registration beyond this point.

All Tuition and Fees due for Fall Flex Entry Term. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date

September 12:

First Class Day for Fall Flex Entry Term.

September 17:

Final Late Registration Day for Fall Flex Term; course changes continue through September 25 for Fall Flex Term with permission of instructor.

September 21:

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

September 23:

Twentieth Class Day of Fall. All tuition and fees MUST be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment. All tuition and fees MUST be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for nonpayment for Fall Flex Term.

September 25:

Census date for Fall Flex Entry Term; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Registration for Fall Flex Entry Term beyond this point.

September 27:

GRE Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

September 30:

Fall 2019 graduation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Application Fee will be assessed to students applying after this date.

 

October 2019

October 3:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Fall Subterm I.

October 4:

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

October 4-6:

Free Graduate Thesis Retreat from 10am - 4pm. Dr. Billy F. Cowart Hall 203. Registration required. Please visit https://www.tamiu.edu/uc/writingcenter/index.shtml for more information.

October 7:

Application deadline for Fall Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

October 14:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Fall Subterm I.

GRE Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

Document deadline for Fall Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

October 16:

Registration deadline for Fall Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

October 17:

Graduate School Open House. Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center Main Lobby; 5:30 - 7:30 pm

October 18:

Fall Subterm I Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view.

All Tuition and Fees due for Fall Subterm II. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

October 21:

First Class Day for Fall Subterm II.

October 23:

Final Late Registration Day for Fall Subterm II; course changes continue through October 25 with permission of instructor.

October 25:

Census date for Fall Subterm II; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Fall Subterm II registration beyond this point.

October 26:

Fall Comprehensive Examinations from 9am - 1pm. Zaffirini Student Success Center 201. Register with your department chair.

October 28:

Registration opens for Wintermester and Spring 2020. Please visit http://www.tamiu.edu/registrar/registration.shtml for assigned registration dates.

 

November 2019

November 2:

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

November 7-8:

Texas A&M University System 16th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. For more information visit https://www.tamiu.edu/pathways/

November 8:

GRE Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

College of Arts and Sciences Written Thesis Approval Form and Thesis due to the Dean's Office for Fall 2019 graduation candidates.

November 15:

Graduate Advisory Committee written approved Thesis/Dissertation Due for Fall 2019 graduation candidates.

November 21:

Last day to drop a course of withdraw from the university for Fall and Fall Flex Entry Term. Registration opens for Wintermester and Spring 2020.

 

December 2019

December 3:

Last Class day for Fall and Fall Flex Entry Term.

December 5:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Fall Subterm II.

December 10:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Fall Subterm II.

December 11:

Hooding Ceremonies. See http://www.tamiu.edu/gradschool/hoodingceremony.shtml for more information.

December 12:

Commencement; end of Fall, Fall Subterm II, and Fall Flex Entry Term.

December 13:

Thesis/Dissertation Final Formatting Revisions Due for Fall 2019 graduation candidates.

December 16:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Fall, Fall Subterm II, and Fall Flex Term.

GRE Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

 

January 2020

January 3:

All Tuition and Fees Due for Wintermester. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

January 6:

First Class Day and Census date for Wintermester. Final Late Registration Day; last day classes may be added or dropped for Wintermester.

All Tuition and Fees must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment. No Wintermester registration beyond this point.

Application deadline for Spring Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

January 10:

Diploma and transcripts available for Fall 2019 graduates.

January 13:

Document deadline for Spring Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

January 15:

Registration deadline for Spring Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

January 16:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Wintermester.

January 17:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Wintermester.

All Tuition and Fees Due for Spring and Spring Subterm I. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

January 18:

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

January 20:

Martin Luther King Holiday; University closed.

January 21:

First Class Day for Spring and Spring Subterm I.

January 23:

Final Late Registration Day for Spring Subterm I; course changes continue through January 27 with permission of instructor.

January 27:

Final Late Registration Day for Spring; course changes continue through February 5 with permission of instructor.

Census date for Spring Subterm I; last day courses may be dropped without record. No registration for Spring Subterm I beyond this point.

 

February 2020

February 5:

Twelfth Class Day and Census date for Spring; last day courses may be dropped without record. No registration beyond this point.

All Tuition and Fees due for Spring Flex Term. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

February 6:

First Class Day for Spring Flex Term

February 11:

Final Late Registration Day for Spring Flex Term; course changes continue through February 19 with permission of instructor.

February 15:

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

February 17:

Twentieth Class Day for Spring. All tuition and fees must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment.

All tuition and fees for Spring Flex Term must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for nonpayment.

February 19:

Census date for Flex Entry Term; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Spring Flex Term registration beyond this point.

February 24:

Application deadline for Spring Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

February 27:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Spring Subterm I.

February 28:

Spring 2020 graduation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Application Fee will be assessed to students applying after this date.

 

TOEFL (Internet Based) Exam at TAMIU. Please visit ETS or the TAMIU Testing Center for registration information.

February 29:

Discover TAMIU. Visit https://www.tamiu.edu/discovertamiu/ for more information.

 

March 2020

March 2:

Document deadline for Spring Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

March 4:

Registration deadline for Spring Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

March 6:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Subterm I.

All Tuition and Fees due for Spring Subterm II. Must be paid in full to avoid being dropped for nonpayment A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

March 9:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Subterm I.

First Class Day for Spring Subterm II.

March 11:

Final Late Registration Day for Spring Subterm II; course changes continue through March 13 with permission of instructor.

March 13:

Census date for Spring Subterm II; last day courses may be dropped without record. No registration for Spring Subterm II beyond this point.

March 16-21:

Spring Break; no classes. University closed March 19 and 20.

March 30:

Registration opens for Maymester, Summer, and Fall 2020. Please visit http://www.tamiu.edu/registrar/registration.shtml for assigned registration dates

 

April 2020

April 1:

Graduate Financial Assistance Application Deadline

April 3:

College of Arts and Sciences Written Thesis Approval Form and Thesis due to the Dean's Office for Spring 2020 graduation candidates.

April 4:

Spring Comprehensive Examinations from 9am - 1pm. Zaffirini Student Success Center 201. Register with your department chair.

April 10:

Graduate Advisory Committee written approved Thesis/Dissertation Due for Spring 2020 graduation candidates.

April 16:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the University for Spring and Spring Flex Term.

April 23:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Spring Subterm II.

April 27:

Application deadline for Summer Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

April 28:

Last Class Day for Spring and Spring Flex Term

 

May 2020

May 1:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Spring Subterm II

May 4:

Document deadline for Summer Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

May 6:

Hooding Ceremonies. See http://www.tamiu.edu/gradschool/hoodingceremony.shtml for more information

Registration deadline for Summer Subterm I accelerated graduate programs.

May 7:

Commencement; end of Spring semester.

May 8:

All Tuition and Fees due for Maymester and Summer Subterm I. All tuition and fees MUST be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

Thesis/Dissertation Final Formatting Revisions Due for Spring 2020 graduation candidates.

May 11:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Spring, Spring Flex Term, and Spring Subterm II

First Class Day and Final Late Registration Day for Maymester; course changes continue through May 12 with permission of instructor.

First Class Day for Summer Subterm I.

May 12:

Census date for Maymester; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Maymester registration beyond this point.

May 13:

Final Late Registration Day for Summer Subterm I; course changes continue through May 15 with permission of instructor.

May 15:

Census date for Summer Subterm I; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Summer Subterm I registration beyond this point.

May 18:

Diploma and transcripts available for Spring graduates.

May 25:

Memorial Day; University Closed. No Classes.

May 28:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Maymester.

May 29:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Maymester.

All Tuition and Fees Due for Summer I and Summer III. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

 

June 2020

June 1:

First Class Day for Summer I and Summer III.

June 2:

Final Grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Maymester.

Final Late Registration Day for Summer I. Course changes continue through June 4 with permission of instructor. All tuition and fees must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for nonpayment.

June 4:

Fourth Class Day and Census date for Summer I; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Summer I registration beyond this point.

Final Late Registration Day for Summer III. Course changes continue through June 16 with permission of instructor. All tuition and fees must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for nonpayment.

June 16:

Twelfth Class Day and Census date for Summer III; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Summer III registration beyond this point.

June 18:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Subterm I.

June 22:

Application deadline for Summer Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

June 25:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the University for Summer Session I.

June 26:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Subterm I.

June 29:

Document deadline for Summer Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

June 30:

Summer 2020 graduation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Application Fee will be assessed to students applying after this date.

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Summer Subterm I.

 

July 2020

July 1:

Last Class Day for Summer I.

Registration deadline for Summer Subterm II accelerated graduate programs.

July 2:

Final Examinations. Exams are administered at scheduled class meeting times. End of Summer Session I 2020.

July 3:

All Tuition and Fees due for Summer II and Summer Subterm II. A $100 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

July 6:

First Class Day for Summer II and Summer Subterm II

July 7:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Summer I.

Final Late Registration Day for Summer II. Course changes continue through July 9 with permission of instructor. All tuition and fees must be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for nonpayment.

July 8:

Final Late Registration Day for Summer Subterm II; course changes continue through July 10 with permission of instructor.

July 9:

Fourth Class Day and Census date for Summer II; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Summer II registration beyond this point.

July 10:

Census date for Subterm II; last day courses may be dropped without record. No Summer Subterm II registration beyond this point.

College of Arts and Sciences Written Thesis Approval Form and Thesis due to the Dean's Office for Summer 2020 graduation candidates.

July 17:

Graduate Advisory Committee written approved Thesis/Dissertation Due for Summer 2020 graduation candidates.

July 30:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the University for Summer II and Summer III.

 

August 2020

August 5:

Last Class Day for Summer II and Summer III

August 6:

Final Examinations for Summer II and Summer III. Exams are administered at scheduled class meeting times. End of Summer II.

August 11:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Summer II and Summer III.

August 13:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Summer Subterm II.

August 14:

Diploma and transcripts available for Summer 2020 degree completers.

Thesis/Dissertation Final Formatting Revisions Due for Summer 2020 graduation candidates.

August 21:

Last Class Day and Final Exams for Summer Subterm II.

August 25:

Final grades posted on Uconnect for student's view for Summer Subterm II.

August 28:

Diploma and transcripts available for Summer Subterm II 2020 degree completers.


Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 206
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: 956.326.3020