Important Dates for Graduate Students

Spring 2020 - Summer 2020
This list contains key dates for Department of Economics Graduate Students Note: many important dates are listed on the University Academic Calendar, available here. Other important dates are listed on the Graduation Calendar.
February 2020
-Final Exams for First Session Classes February 24-25
-Second Session Classes Begin February 27
March 2020
-Summer 2020 GTA Preferences due by March 1
-Open House for Prospective Graduate Students to be held late March. 
(Contact Rick Tobin, with questions.)
April 2020
-Autumn 2020 GTA preferences due April 1
-Oral defenses for Graduating Students must be completed by April 10
-April 15 National Council of Graduate Schools Deadline for Accepting Funded Offers. Funded offers to prospective students expire after 5PM on this date.
-All Candidacy Exams/Required Presentations for 3rd and 4th year students to be completed by April 20
-Final Exams April 22-28
May 2020
-Field Meetings for current First Year students to be held each week in May. Details to be announced.
-Deadline to submit Summer 2020 Application to Graduate via GRADFORMS is May 22, 2020
June 2020

-Microeconomics Qualifier Exam Dates/Times TBA

-Macroeconomics Qualifier Exam Dates/Times TBA 

-Second Year Field Papers due same day as Micro Qual, 9AM, check back for updates


July 2020

-Microeconomics Qualifier Exam Re-take, mid-July, dates/times TBA

-Macroeconomics Qualifier Exam Re-take, mid-July, dates/times TBA

-Revised Field Papers due same days as Micro Qual, 9AM

-Math Camp late July-mid-August Dates TBA

Contact Rick Tobin, with questions.