Current PhD Students

Information and resources for students currently enrolled in the doctoral program at Jane Addams College of Social Work.

Upcoming Events

Doctoral Studies Step-by-Step

Upcoming Deadlines


Fall Semester 2019

August 26, M
Instruction begins

September 2, M
Labor Day holiday. No classes

September 6, F
Last day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees (a $50 Administrative Fee is added if withdrawing from all courses during the first 10 days of the term).

September 13, F
Last day to file for graduation this term.

September 12, Th
Campus Care deadline to change coverage or submit waiver of coverage form.

November 8, F
Last day to submit defended and approved thesis/dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.

November 28-29, Th-F
Thanksgiving holiday. No classes.

December 6, F
Instruction ends.

December 9-13, M-F
Final Examinations

December 13, F
Last day for Graduate College to receive certificates of approval for master’s and professional doctorate project for graduation this term.

December 14, Sa
Semester Ends / Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 Commencement ceremonies