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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 2020

August 10:

Application deadline for Fall Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

August 17:

Document deadline for Fall Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

August 19:

Registration deadline for Fall Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

August 21:

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

 

September 2020

September 8:

 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 30:

Fall 2020 graduatation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Fee will be   assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

October 2020

October 1:

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

October 5:

Application deadline for Fall Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

October 12:

 

Document deadline for Fall Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

October 14:

Registration deadline for Fall Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

October 16:

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

 

November 2020

November 2:

Registration opens for Wintermester and Spring 2021. Please visit http://www.tamiu.edu/registrar/registration.shtml for assigned registration dates.

November 7:

Fall Comprehensive Examinations via Blackboard from 9am - 1 pm.  Register with your department chair.

November 13:

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

November 19:

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

November 20:

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

November 26-27:

Thanksgiving Holidays; University closed.

 

December 2019

December 3:

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

December 11:

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

December 12:

Official Graduation Day for Fall 2020 Graduates. No Hooding Ceremonies & No Commencement Exercises.

December 23 - January 1:

Winter Break; University closed.

 

January 2021

January 4:

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

January 5:

Application deadline for Spring Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

January 12:

Document deadline for Spring Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

January 13:

Registration deadline for Spring Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

January 14:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Wintermester.

January 15:

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

January 18:

Martin Luther King Holiday; University closed.

 

February 2021

February 24:

Application deadline for Spring Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

February 27:

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

February 26:

Spring 2021 graduation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Application Fee will be assessed to students applying after this date.

 

March 2021

March 4:

Last Day to drop a course or withdraw from Spring Sub Term I.

March 8:

Application deadline for Spring Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

March 15:

Document deadline for Spring Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

March 17:

Registration deadline for Spring Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

March 22:

All Tuition and Fees due for Spring Sub Term 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.

 

April 2021

April 1:

Graduate Financial Assistance Application Deadline

TBA

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

April 5:

Registration opens for Maymester, Summer, and Fall 2021. Please visit http://www.tamiu.edu/registrar/registration.shtml for assigned registration dates.

April 16:

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

April 22:

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

April 23:

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

April 29:

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

 

May 2021

May 3:

Application deadline for Summer Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

May 10:

Document deadline for Summer Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

May 12:

Registration deadline for Summer Sub Term I accelerated graduate programs.

May 13:

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

Commencement; end of Spring semester.

May 14:

All Tuition and Fees due for Maymester and Summer Sub Term 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 2021 graduation candidates.

May 27:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Maymester.

May 28:

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.

May 31:

Memorial Day; University Closed. No Classes.

 

June 2021

June 21:

Application deadline for Summer Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

June 24:

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from Summer I and Summer Sub Term I.

 

June 28:

Document deadline for Summer Sub Term II accelerated graduate programs.

 

June 30:

Summer 2021 graduation application and payment deadline. A $100 Late Application Fee will be assessed to students applying after this date.

 

July 2021

July 2:

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

July 9:

College of Arts and Sciences Written Thesis Approval Form and Thesis due to the Dean's Office for Summer 2021 graduation candidates.

July 16:

Graduate Advisory Committee written approved Thesis/Dissertation Due for Summer 2021 graduation candidates.

July 29:

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

 

August 2021

August 12:

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

August 14:

Thesis/Dissertation Final Formatting Revisions Due for Summer 2021 graduation candidates.


Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 223
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: 956.326.3020