November 18 is a big deadline for candidates looking to graduate in fall 2016. Doctoral candidates and Master’s/EdS candidates with a thesis requirement must submit their final thesis/dissertation to Trace and have it accepted by 5:00 p.m. on this date. Theses and dissertations are approved and accepted by the Thesis Consultant. The Thesis/Dissertation Approval Form must also be submitted by 5:00 p.m. for these candidates. Also, all candidates must submit their Pass/Fail form by 5:00 p.m. to the Graduate School. Both the Thesis/Dissertation Approval Form and the Pass/Fail form require original signatures and must be the original paper hard copies (not photocopies). Finally, all doctoral candidates must submit the certificate of completion for the Survey of Earned Doctorates by 5:00 p.m. on November 18.