Degree Calendar 2019-2020

Degree applications
are due on:

Dissertations are due on:

Degree recommendations from programs are due on:

For a diploma for an advanced degree to be
awarded on:

August 1, 2019

September 8, 2019 *(September 9, 2019) *

October 22, 2019

November 12, 2019

December 1, 2019

January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020

March 10, 2020

April 1, 2020

May 14, 2020

May 22, 2020

May 28, 2020

*Students who wish to retain health coverage for the fall 2019 term (through January 31, 2020) and who would like to be charged accordingly should submit the dissertation on September 9, 2019.

Recipients of November, March, and May degrees may participate in Harvard University Commencement and the GSAS Diploma Awarding Ceremony.