Submit materials to the Graduate Studies Office (unless otherwise noted) by 4 p.m.

Fall 2019

Date Task/Event
Last business day in July Recommended initial submission date for theses, projects, and papers requiring Graduate Studies Office approval (for Summer graduation).
Friday, September 06 Professional Travel Grant application deadline.
Friday, September 13 Graduate Faculty Membership application deadline. Due in the Dean's Office.
Friday, September 20 Interdisciplinary Project Grant deadline - due by 12:00PM
Friday, September 27 Graduate Faculty Membership applications approved by the Deans due in the Graduate Studies Office.

Friday, October 04

Professional Travel Grant application deadline.

Friday, October 11

Research, Service and Educational Leadership Full-Grant application deadline.

Tuesday, October 15

You Can Be a Fulbright Scholar! w/Scholar Sips - 4:00PM - 3314 Student Union

Monday, October 28

Rethinking Your Scholarship Side Hustle w/"It Makes Cents" - 4:00 PM - 3310 Union

Thursday, October 07

Quick Pitch Competition hosted by Research and Sponsored Programs - 4:00-6:00PM - 3314 Union
Tuesday, December 03 Maximize Your Winter Break w/ScholarSips (graduate student specific info available) - 4:00 PM - 3314 Union
Friday, December 06 Recommended initial submission date for theses, dissertations, projects, and papers requiring Graduate Studies Office approval (for December graduation).
Friday, December 06 Professional Travel Grant application deadline.

Spring 2020

Friday, February 07 Graduate Faculty Membership application deadline. Due to the Dean's Office.
Friday, February 07 Research, Service and Educational Leadership Grant application deadline. 
Wednesday, February 12 3-Minute Thesis Information/Prep Session – 4:30-5:30 PM – 150 Murphy

Friday, February 21

Graduate Faculty Membership applications approved by Deans due in the Graduate Studies Office.

Friday, February 21

Faculty nominations for Graduate Student Academic Achievement Awards due in Deans' Offices.

Friday, February 21

Faculty nominations for Graduate Student Thesis Awards due in Graduate Studies.

Wednesday, February 26

3-Minute Thesis Competition & Reception 6:00 p.m.–1400 Centennial & Hall of Nations

TBD

UWL Research & Creativity Symposium abstract submission deadline.

Friday, March 6

Professional Travel Grant application deadline.
Friday, March 20 Faculty nominations for Graduate Student Academic Achievement Awards due in Deans' Offices by 4:00 p.m.
Friday, March 20 Faculty nominations for Graduate Student Thesis Awards due in Graduate Studies Office.
Friday, April 24 Recommended initial submission date of theses, dissertations, projects, & papers  requiring Graduate Studies approval (for May graduation).
Friday, April 24 Research, Service and Educational Leadership Grant final report deadline (for May graduation).
Friday, May 1 UWL Research & Creativity Symposium - 8:30-1:00 p.m. - Student Union, Grand Bluffs 
Friday, May 08 Professional Travel Funds application deadline.

Fall 2019

Graduate Council meets in 325 Graff Main Hall at 10 a.m.
Meeting Dates
Friday, September 06
Friday, September 20
Friday, October 04
Friday, October 18
Friday, November 01
Friday, November 15 (meeting in 2310 Student Union)
Friday, December 06

Agenda items for the Graduate Council must be submitted to the Office of University Graduate Studies, 223 Graff Main Hall, by 2:00 p.m. on the Friday before the next scheduled meeting.

Spring 2020

Graduate Council meets in 325 Graff Main Hall at 10 a.m.
Meeting Dates
Friday, February 07
Friday, February 21
Friday, March 6
Friday, April 3
Friday, April 17
Friday, May 1 (meeting in 228 Graff Main Hall)

Agenda items for the Graduate Council must be submitted to the Office of University Graduate Studies, 223 Graff Main Hall, by 2:00 p.m. on the Friday before the next scheduled meeting.

Fall 2019

 Research Service and Educational Leadership - Full Grant
Proposals Due: Friday, October 11 by 4 p.m.

Spring 2020

 Research Service and Educational Leadership - Full Grant
Proposals Due: Friday, February 7 by 4 p.m.

*Please note: RSEL-Mini Grant proposals are accepted at any time with our online submission process.

Fall 2019

Graduate Student Professional Travel Grant
Applications due: Expected decision date:
Friday, September 06 Mid September
Friday, October 04 Mid October
Friday, December 06 Mid December

Spring 2020

Graduate Student Professional Travel Grant
Applications due: Expected decision date:
Friday, March 06 Early April
Friday, May 08 Early June

Applications received after the due date will be considered in the next cycle of funding.