GRADUATE

Calendar

Graduate Student Calendar, 2017-18

 

 Date

August  

Teaching Conference for 1st-time GSIs.  First Time GSIs are required to participate.

 Thursday, August 17

New graduate student orientation meeting, English Department Lounge, 330 Wheeler, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm.

 Monday, August 21

Fall instruction begins

 Wednesday, August 23

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

 Thursday, August 31

   

September

 

Foreign language translation exams

 Early September 

Deadline for graduate students to make changes to their schedule (add/drop/grading option/unit values) in CalCentral. All subsequent changes must be made in the major departments with the major adviser's approval.

 Friday, September 8

   

November 

 

Spring Readership applications available

 Early November

Spring Readership appointments offered

 Late November

   

December

 

Last day to request fall class schedule changes

 Friday, December 1

Fall instruction ends

 Friday, December 8

Fall department meeting, 315 Wheeler (Maude Fife Room)

 Early December

Final exams

 December 11 – 15

   

January

 

Spring instruction begins

 Tuesday, January 16

Reading & Composition teaching applications available

 TBA

Foreign language translation exams (3rd week of instruction)

 Late January

   

February

 

Deadline for graduate students to make changes to their schedule (add/drop/grading option/unit values) in CalCentral. All subsequent changes must be made in the major departments with the major adviser's approval.

 Friday, February 2

2018-19 GSI and R&C teaching applications due

 Late February

UC-Dissertation Fellowship and Mentored Research Award applications available TBA
   

March

 

Summer foreign language funding applications available (see resources on department website).

 Friday, March 2

Prospective student visit weekend

 Mid March

Block Grant, Dissertation Research Grant and Berkeley Connect applications available.  Call for applications for Berkeley Lecturer applications

 Mid March

2018-19 GSI and R&C teaching appointments offered

 TBA

   

April

 
Last day to request spring class schedule changes (formal classes end)  Friday, April 27

Summer Readership application available

 Early April

2nd-Year Review materials due

 Mid April

Fall GSI-TA teaching preference forms are online

 Mid April

   

May

 
Final exams  May 7-11

Foreign language translation exams

 Early May

Spring department meeting, 315 Wheeler

 Mid May

2nd-Year Reviews must be conducted

 Mid May

Summer readerships decisions made

 Mid May