Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Deadlines
ETD Deadlines for the 2016-17 Academic Year
|Deadline (5 pm Eastern Time)||Fall 2016*||Spring 2017||Summer 2017|
|* Fall 2017 Dates will be posted as soon as they are available (Usually late Summer C). Use previous Fall's dates to approximate the anticipated dates for next Fall (Rarely more than a few days difference)|
|Degree Application||Sept. 16, 2016||Jan. 27, 2017||June 28, 2017|
|Doctoral First Submission||Sept. 30, 2016||Feb. 10, 2017||June 12, 2017|
|Masters First Submission||Oct. 26, 2016||Mar. 14, 2017||July 6, 2017|
|Final Submission||Nov. 21, 2016||Apr. 5, 2017||July 25, 2017|
|Final Approval||Dec. 6, 2016||Apr. 19, 2017||Aug. 2, 2017|
A Degree Application MUST be submitted BEFORE you can access the Editorial Document Management (EDM) System. Note: At the beginning of the term a “Degree Application not found” error may occur even with a valid Degree Application on file. This will happen until the EDM System is through certifying last semester’s graduating class.
Last day to sign in to the EDM System to upload your fully formatted PDF
Last day to submit a pdf of your defended thesis.
Last day to make your first attempt at Final Approval
Last day to achieve Final Approval by the Editorial Office.
Follow this link to the format guidelines for UF Theses and Dissertations.