Even though we see you every day, we have built this page as a central holding of all important information. This site will be a resource for you as you are moving through the program.  The links on the left of this page are provided to help you find important information quickly. 

 

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Please be aware of the following dates:

Graduation Deadlines 2022

Feb. 14th, 2022            Last day to file for May 2022 graduation.

June 27th, 2022           Last day to file for August 2022 graduation

Sept. 26th,  2022         Last day to file for December 2022 graduation

What you need to do: 

  1. Go to: https://msutexas.edu/registrar/apply-graduation/ 
  2. Complete the Graduating Student Survey online.
  3. Print & Complete Application for Candidacy Form and other required documents.
  4. Return forms by Fax, Mail, or bring to the Registrar's Office, Hardin South 101.
  5. Pay $30 fee at the Registrar’s Office or online at the Registrar Store (at the link above).

For more information, contact the Registrar at 940-397-4792 (graduate students only).

*You are encouraged to file for degree as soon as possible.

 

Spring/Summer/Fall Thesis Deadline 2022

 

Prospectus                  Required for enrollment in PSYC 6983 Spring 2023

Nov. 18th, 2022        Prospectus due to Graduate Program Coordinator.

 

Proposal                     Required for Fall 2022 enrollment in PSYC 6993.

March 25th, 2022      First draft of proposal due to thesis chair.

April 8th, 2022          Polished draft due to thesis committee.

April 22nd, 2022        Deadline for final committee approval.

 

Defense  

Oct. 14th, 2022           First draft due to thesis chair.

Oct. 28th, 2022           Polished draft due to the thesis committee.

Nov. 11th, 2022          Deadline for Oral Defense

Nov. 18th, 2022          Final, approved thesis due to the Graduate Dean.

 

Applied Research Paper Spring/Summer 2022

Students who complete Internship II Fall 2021 or Spring 2022 will defend their Applied paper during Spring 2022.

Feb. 11th, 2022         Prospectus due to the Graduate Program Coordinator.

March 18th, 2022      First draft due to chair.

March 25th, 2022      Polished draft due to the committee.

April 8th, 2022          Final draft and approval due to Graduate Program Coordinator.

 

Only students who complete Internship II Summer 2022 will defend their Applied paper during Summer 2022.

Note: Faculty may or may not be on contract during Summer I or II. Please consult with your committee on whether you will be defending Summer I or II.

June 1st, 2022          Prospectus due to the Graduate Program Coordinator.

As per availability of committee     First draft due to chair.

As per availability of committee     Polished draft due to the committee.

August 1st, 2022      Final draft and approval due to Graduate Program Coordinator.