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    University of Houston
   
 
  Nov 24, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Fall Term 2015 (Regular Session 1)


 Academic Calendar  > Fall Term 2015 (Regular Session 1)

 

Admission

  Application deadlines can be found on line at Admissions under the application process for your specific admission status: freshman, transfer, international, or graduate.
Enrollment   To be announced. For specific enrollment times, go to the Enrollment Schedule on line.
Financial aid applications   Information is available from the Costs and Financial Aid area of the UH website.
Payment and Refund Deadlines   Timing is critical to University payment and refund processes. Please review the information on line at: Student Financial Services.
Graduation Application Deadlines  
April 3, 2015 - October 2, 2015
Regular filing period to apply online for Fall 2015 graduation with non-refundable $25 fee.

October 3, 2015 - October 30, 2015
Late filing period to apply online for Fall 2015 graduation with non-refundable $50 fee.

Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.

NOTE:
Dates for the events listed to the right vary by College. Please check with your College as early as possible.
 
  1. Master’s / Doctoral Deadlines
    • submitting final draft of master’s thesis or dissertation to the committee
    • submitting signed original and two copies of approved master’s thesis or dissertation for binding
    • ordering caps and gowns
  2. Commencement / Convocation
    Please see the current UH Commencement Schedule. Information for some Colleges may also be found by searching the UH Events Calendar using “commencement”. See also: Graduation Application and Cap and Gown information in the Academic Regulations and Degree Requirements section of this catalog.

August 2015 24 Monday
First day of classes.

September 2015 1 Tuesday
Last day to add a class.
  7 Monday
Labor Day holiday.
  9 Wednesday
ORD - Official Reporting Day
(12th class day).

Last day to Drop a Course or Withdraw  without receiving a grade.

Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents.
NOTE: Tuition is higher for hours in excess of the cap.


October 2015 2 Friday
End of regular filing period to apply online for Fall 2015 graduation with non-refundable $25 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.
  3 Saturday
Beginning of late filing period to apply online for Fall 2015 graduation with non-refundable $50 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.
  30 Friday
Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a “W”.
 

End of late filing period to apply online for Fall 2015 graduation with non-refundable $50 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.


November 2015 25-28 Wednesday - Saturday
Thanksgiving holiday.

December 2015 5 Saturday
Last day of classes.
  7 Monday
Make up day for class days officially cancelled by the university (if necessary) or Reading Period.
  8-16 Tuesday - Wednesday
Final examination period.
See: Current Final Exam Schedule
  17 Thursday
Official closing of Session 1.
  18 Friday
Commencement.

See notes above re: commencement / convocation