Special Dates for Graduating Students



Summer 2022

Fall 2022

Spring 2023

First day to apply for degrees:

April 15 

August 27

November 15

Last day to apply for degrees:

June 24

November 14

April 14

Last day for graduate students to submit theses or dissertations:

August 10

December 2

April 29


Students who wish to participate in commencement ceremonies must complete forms for apparel and participation. These forms and complete commencement information may be found on the Commencement website at http://louisville.edu/commencement.

Degree Applications: The degree application process will be available on the Web through ULink (ulink.louisville.edu). The application period for Summer is April 15 - June 24; for Fall is August 27 – November 14; and for Spring is November 15 – April 14. All candidates for degrees, whether or not participating in Commencement, must apply for degrees according to the deadlines above.

Students with questions regarding applications for degree should contact their advising center or call the Registrar's Office at (502) 852-6522.