School of Education - George Mason University

Students are expected to stay abreast with important University and CEHD specific dates and deadlines.

Failure to adhere to important dates and deadlines could result in missed opportunities, penalties, and delayed action. Students should plan accordingly to submit academic actions, such as appeals and exceptions, applications and forms, and incomplete assignments in advance of stated deadlines in order to allow sufficient time for processing.

An abbreviated list of important dates and deadlines are presented below. Important CEHD specific dates and deadlines are highlighted in GREEN. A more expansive list of important dates and deadlines are available on the Office of the University Registrar website.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Fall 2019

Important Dates and Deadlines (pdf)

Individualized Section Forms due to *SAA August 16
First day of classes/Payment due date August 26
Time Conflict Requests due to *SAA August 28
Reserve Grad Credit forms (Undergraduate) due to *SAA August 28
Labor Day (University closed) September 2
Last day to add classes September 3
Last day to drop (100% tuition refund) September 9
Final drop deadline (50% tuition refund) September 17
Web Withdrawal Period (no refund) September 18 – 30
Bachelor’s/Accelerated Master’s (BAM) Application for Spring 2019 due October 1
Selective Withdrawal Period (undergrad only/no tuition refund) October 1 – 29
Fall Break October 14
Incomplete work from Spring/Summer 2019 due to instructor October 25
Incomplete Extension requests due to *SAA October 25
Incomplete grade changes from Spring/Summer 2019 due to *SAA October 29
Thanksgiving Recess November 27 – December 1
Dissertation/Thesis deadline December 6
Spring 2020 Study Elsewhere forms due to *SAA December 6
Grade Appeals for Spring/Summer 2019 due to *SAA December 6
Last day of classes December 7
Reading Days (no regular classes or exams held) December 9 - 10
Exam Period December 11 - 18
Incomplete Contracts due to the Academic program office December 18
Winter Graduation Ceremony December 19
Degree Conferral Date December 21

*Student and Academic Affairs, Fairfax Campus, suite 2200