Department of Mathematics

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General Requirements & Deadlines from the Graduate Division

Timeline Towards Graduation

You need to submit the following the semester before your graduation semester (typically by 1 November if you're planning to graduate the following spring/summer, and 1 April if you're planning to graduate the following fall):

You need to submit the following the semester you're graduating:

Thesis Committee

If you are writing an MA thesis, you will need two more committee members (in addition to your thesis adviser) by the time you file your 898 form. We recommend that you allow your committee members at least three weeks (after your adviser has given you the ok on your thesis and before your defense) to make comments on your thesis draft.

Comprehensive Exam

If you are taking comprehensive exams, you will need a committee of two faculty members (and adviser and a second reader) for your expository paper.

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