Calendar



Annual Graduate Student Calendar, 2013-14

August

Date

Teaching Conference for 1st-time GSIs.

First Time GSIs are required to participate.

Thursday, August 22nd - Friday, August 23rd

New graduate student orientation meeting, English Department,

330 Wheeler, 1 pm - 3 pm.

Wednesday, August 28th

New Graduate Student Minority Orientation (offered by the Graduate Assembly).

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Monday, August 26th

New Graduate Student Orientation (offered by the Graduate Assembly).

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Tuesday, August 27th

Orientation for New Graduate Students (NGSO)

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Tuesday, August 27th

Fall instruction begins

Thursday, August 29th

September

 

Foreign language translation exams

Wednesday, September 11th – Monday, September 16th

Reception Honoring Graduate Diversity (sponsored by the Graduate Diversity Program)

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Thursday, September 5th

October

 

Spring GSI-Teaching Assistant preference forms distributed to 3rd-year students

October 18th - November 4th

November  

 

Spring GSI-TA appointments offered

Week of November 4th

Spring Readership applications available

Week of November 18th

Spring Readership appointments offered

TBA

December

 

Last day to request fall class schedule changes

Friday, December 6th

Fall department meeting, 315 Wheeler (Maude Fife Room)

Wednesday, December 11th

Fall instruction ends

Friday, December 13th

Final exams

Monday, December 16th – Friday, December 20th

   

January

 

Spring instruction begins

Tuesday, January 21st

Applications for U.C. Dissertation-Year Fellowship and Mentored Research Award available

Friday, January 24th

February

 

Reading & Composition teaching applications available

Wednesday, February 5th

Summer foreign language funding applications available (see resources).

TBA

Applications for Holloway Post-Doc and Berkeley Lectureships due

TBA

Block Grant and Chernin Program applications available

call for applications for Berkeley Lecturer applications

TBA
Foreign Language Exams PDF Week of February 3rd

UC-Dissertation Fellowship and Mentored Research Award applications due

Tuesday, February 18th

R&C and Fall 14 TA applications due

Wednesday, February 19th

March

 

 

2014 Faculty Award for Outstanding Mentorship of GSIs
Deadline

 TBA

Prospective student visit weekend

March 8th-10th

Block Grant and Chernin Fellowships due

TBA

 R&C teaching appointments offered

TBA

April

 

Summer Readership application available

Week of April 14th

2nd-Year Review materials due

2nd half of April

Fall GSI-TA teaching preference forms are online

TBA

   

Last day to request fall class schedule changes (last day of instruction)

Friday, May 2nd

Spring classes end

Friday, May 9th

May

 
Foreign Language Exams, last week of instruction. PDF Week of May 5th

Spring department meeting, 315 Wheeler

TBA

Final exams

Monday, May 12th -- 

Friday, May 16th

2nd-Year Reviews must be conducted by:

Early May

Summer readerships made by:

Early May

Fall GSI-TA teaching appointments offered by:

Early May

June

 

Last day for post-orals students to advance to candidacy

Check updated deadlines here.